The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 195 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Contract jobs citing Broadband 8 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.098% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 0.87% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Average daily rate
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£248 £364 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.95% +12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £191 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £537 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.80 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.42%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
707 801 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.09% 11.26% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 532 640
Average daily rate £395 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £43.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +112.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £38.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Broadband
London

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (23.08%) Intranet
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Android
6 2 (15.38%) iPhone
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) iPad
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) PBX
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) 3G
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (23.08%) Intranet
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) PBX
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) 3G
4 1 (7.69%) BGP
4 1 (7.69%) DSL
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Security
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
2 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Sage
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Draytek
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Experis Ltd
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