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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Structured Cabling
London / City of London
Rank 150 146 190
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +44
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.031% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £133 - £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £185 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -53.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%

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
364 350 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.38% 11.00% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 247 514
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +60.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £27.71 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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

Structured Cabling
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Arista

Structured Cabling
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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Arista
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds