The table below looks at the statistics for Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Cabling
Rank - 186 202
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.022% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £175 £180
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £93.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-52.57% +164.08%
Structured Cabling
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
540 600 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.65% 12.95% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 452 533
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -24.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Structured Cabling
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Structured Cabling Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Structured Cabling
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 Structured Cabling across the City of London region.

Structured Cabling Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Structured Cabling
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 Structured Cabling across the City of London region.

Structured Cabling Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London