The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 553 506 520
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +14
Contract jobs citing Broadband 84 107 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.39% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 47
Median daily rate £339 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £170 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £445 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £361 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.81% +31.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Median hourly rate £45.63 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.71% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £15.30 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.46 £63.25 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+154.28% -18.60%
Broadband
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7783 7710 6717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.27% 15.20% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4820 4258 3619
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 426 377
Median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
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 England

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in England

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in England

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Broadband Daily Rate Histogram in England

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in England

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 36 £311 -24.54% 7
South East -25 30 £361 -3.73% 12
East of England +12 8 £235 +37.94% 4
South West - 7 £205 - 4
Yorkshire +2 2 £428 - 2
North West -26 2 - - 8
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 67 (38.95%) Cisco
1 67 (38.95%) Telecoms
2 48 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (25.58%) Firewall
4 42 (24.42%) TCP/IP
4 42 (24.42%) VPN
5 40 (23.26%) Wireless
6 33 (19.19%) ITIL
7 32 (18.60%) WAN
7 32 (18.60%) Network Security
8 31 (18.02%) ISDN
8 31 (18.02%) MPLS
9 26 (15.12%) Juniper
9 26 (15.12%) Security Cleared
10 25 (14.53%) Project Management
10 25 (14.53%) Network Design
11 24 (13.95%) Internet
12 23 (13.37%) CCNA
12 23 (13.37%) Windows
13 21 (12.21%) Network Monitoring
14 20 (11.63%) Network Management
15 19 (11.05%) Degree
15 19 (11.05%) CCNP
16 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
16 17 (9.88%) Linux
16 17 (9.88%) DV Cleared
16 17 (9.88%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (9.30%) PRINCE2
18 15 (8.72%) LAN

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.91%) CMS
2 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.58%) Magnolia
Applications
1 14 (8.14%) MS Excel
1 14 (8.14%) MS Office
2 7 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Office 365
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.58%) Firewall
2 42 (24.42%) TCP/IP
2 42 (24.42%) VPN
3 40 (23.26%) Wireless
4 32 (18.60%) Network Security
4 32 (18.60%) WAN
5 31 (18.02%) ISDN
5 31 (18.02%) MPLS
6 24 (13.95%) Internet
7 17 (9.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (8.72%) LAN
9 15 (8.72%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (8.14%) ADSL
10 14 (8.14%) Ethernet
11 12 (6.98%) PSTN
12 11 (6.40%) 3G
13 9 (5.23%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (5.23%) DNS
13 9 (5.23%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.74%) GIS
2 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) JIRA
2 2 (1.16%) Hudson
2 2 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.16%) Subversion
2 2 (1.16%) VectorCAST
3 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.58%) JUnit
3 1 (0.58%) Redmine
3 1 (0.58%) Selenium
3 1 (0.58%) Trac
General
1 67 (38.95%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.56%) Billing
2 13 (7.56%) Finance
3 8 (4.65%) Marketing
3 8 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (1.74%) Advertising
4 3 (1.74%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Avionics
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (18.02%) Network Engineer
2 17 (9.88%) Analyst
3 15 (8.72%) Support Engineer
4 13 (7.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (6.98%) Coordinator
6 11 (6.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (6.40%) Software Engineer
7 10 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (5.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (5.23%) Network Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Architect
9 7 (4.07%) Consultant
9 7 (4.07%) Field Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Project Coordinator
10 6 (3.49%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.23%) HTML
2 6 (3.49%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.74%) RSS
4 1 (0.58%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.58%) JMS
4 1 (0.58%) Middleware
4 1 (0.58%) Spring
4 1 (0.58%) WAP
4 1 (0.58%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.07%) DTV
6 6 (3.49%) MPEG
7 5 (2.91%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.91%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.33%) IPTV
8 4 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.33%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.74%) CCTV
9 3 (1.74%) Clustering
9 3 (1.74%) HACMP
9 3 (1.74%) LPAR
9 3 (1.74%) User Experience
10 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.37%) Windows
2 17 (9.88%) Linux
3 13 (7.56%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.23%) Unix
5 5 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.74%) AIX
7 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.74%) VMS
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.19%) ITIL
2 25 (14.53%) Network Design
2 25 (14.53%) Project Management
3 21 (12.21%) Network Monitoring
4 20 (11.63%) Network Management
5 16 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.14%) Change Management
7 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.23%) High Availability
9 8 (4.65%) Migration
10 7 (4.07%) B2B
10 7 (4.07%) CRM
10 7 (4.07%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.07%) Service Management
11 6 (3.49%) Business Analysis
11 6 (3.49%) Escalation Management
11 6 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.49%) Test Scripting
12 5 (2.91%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) Python
2 8 (4.65%) C
3 7 (4.07%) Embedded C
3 7 (4.07%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.07%) SQL
4 6 (3.49%) Perl
5 5 (2.91%) C++
5 5 (2.91%) Embedded C++
5 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.74%) AWK
6 3 (1.74%) Java
6 3 (1.74%) sed
7 2 (1.16%) ANSI C
7 2 (1.16%) PHP
7 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.58%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (15.12%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.37%) CCNA
4 19 (11.05%) CCNP
4 19 (11.05%) Degree
5 17 (9.88%) DV Cleared
6 8 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.49%) CCIE
8 5 (2.91%) CCSA
8 5 (2.91%) CCSE
9 4 (2.33%) Avaya Certification
9 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.74%) MCITP
10 3 (1.74%) MCTS
10 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.16%) APMP
11 2 (1.16%) CISSP
11 2 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) SLA
2 6 (3.49%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.49%) OIPF
3 2 (1.16%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.91%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.74%) Veritas File System
4 3 (1.74%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.74%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (38.95%) Cisco
2 26 (15.12%) Juniper
3 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.56%) F5
5 11 (6.40%) Avaya
6 10 (5.81%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.49%) Verint
8 5 (2.91%) Blue Coat
8 5 (2.91%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (2.91%) Perforce
9 4 (2.33%) VMware
10 3 (1.74%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.74%) EMC
10 3 (1.74%) IBM
10 3 (1.74%) Meraki
10 3 (1.74%) Nokia
10 3 (1.74%) Nortel
10 3 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.74%) Symantec
10 3 (1.74%) Veritas
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