The first table below looks at the demand for VDSL 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 VDSL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank - - 221
Contract jobs citing VDSL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.00
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
712 795 970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.27% 11.22% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 528 652
Average daily rate £395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 40
Average hourly rate £21.25 £43.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.14% +112.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £54.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
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VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VDSL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VDSL
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 VDSL across the City of London region.

VDSL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VDSL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VDSL 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 VDSL.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) LLU
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VDSL 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 VDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) LLU
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner