The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 152 196 206
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +10
Contract jobs citing Broadband 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.091% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £315 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £361 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.81% +31.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+154.28% -18.60%
Broadband
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
440 734 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.77% 13.33% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 532 516
Median daily rate £425 £408 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Broadband across the City of London region.

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Broadband Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the City of London region.

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Product Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
2 1 (14.29%) IPv4
2 1 (14.29%) IPv6
2 1 (14.29%) ISDN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) SMS
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) B2B
1 2 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Product Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) DSDM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Records Management
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle