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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 532 506 525
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Contract jobs citing Broadband 83 97 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.34% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 46
Median daily rate £282 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.80% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £433 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £361 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.44% +31.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £45.63 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.38% -19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £12.10 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.37 £17.50 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -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
7742 7250 6413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.71% 14.96% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4803 4130 3509
Median daily rate £400 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 415 374
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +44.44%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -21 33 £282 -26.03% 5
South East -18 30 £361 - 11
East of England +15 9 £235 +37.94%
South West - 6 £300 - 6
North West -23 3 - - 5
Yorkshire - 2 £428 - 7
East Midlands - 1 £175 - 1
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 70 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 64 (37.65%) Cisco
3 48 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (27.06%) VPN
5 45 (26.47%) Firewall
6 42 (24.71%) TCP/IP
7 41 (24.12%) ITIL
7 41 (24.12%) Wireless
8 35 (20.59%) WAN
8 35 (20.59%) Network Security
9 33 (19.41%) ISDN
10 31 (18.24%) Network Design
11 29 (17.06%) Security Cleared
12 28 (16.47%) MPLS
13 27 (15.88%) Juniper
14 26 (15.29%) Network Monitoring
15 24 (14.12%) Network Management
16 22 (12.94%) CCNA
16 22 (12.94%) Internet
17 21 (12.35%) Project Management
17 21 (12.35%) Windows
18 20 (11.76%) DV Cleared
19 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
20 18 (10.59%) Linux
20 18 (10.59%) Degree
21 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
22 15 (8.82%) Ethernet
22 15 (8.82%) Change Management
23 14 (8.24%) ADSL
23 14 (8.24%) CCNP

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 6 (3.53%) CMS
2 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.59%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.06%) MS Office
3 7 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Office 365
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.06%) VPN
2 45 (26.47%) Firewall
3 42 (24.71%) TCP/IP
4 41 (24.12%) Wireless
5 35 (20.59%) Network Security
5 35 (20.59%) WAN
6 33 (19.41%) ISDN
7 28 (16.47%) MPLS
8 22 (12.94%) Internet
9 15 (8.82%) Ethernet
10 14 (8.24%) ADSL
11 13 (7.65%) LAN
12 12 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (7.06%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (6.47%) 3G
13 11 (6.47%) PSTN
14 10 (5.88%) DNS
15 8 (4.71%) BGP
15 8 (4.71%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) GIS
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) Hudson
2 2 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.18%) Subversion
2 2 (1.18%) VectorCAST
General
1 70 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.65%) Billing
3 11 (6.47%) Finance
4 8 (4.71%) Marketing
4 8 (4.71%) Retail
5 3 (1.76%) Advertising
5 3 (1.76%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Avionics
6 2 (1.18%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (16.47%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.94%) Analyst
3 12 (7.06%) Support Engineer
4 11 (6.47%) Coordinator
4 11 (6.47%) Network Analyst
5 10 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (5.29%) Network Support
7 8 (4.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.12%) Architect
8 7 (4.12%) Cisco Support
8 7 (4.12%) Consultant
8 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Field Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Project Coordinator
9 6 (3.53%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.53%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.53%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.12%) HTML
2 4 (2.35%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.76%) RSS
4 1 (0.59%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.59%) JMS
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
4 1 (0.59%) REST
4 1 (0.59%) Spring
4 1 (0.59%) WAP
4 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Smartphone
2 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.71%) DTV
6 5 (2.94%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.35%) IPTV
7 4 (2.35%) MPEG
7 4 (2.35%) User Experience
7 4 (2.35%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.76%) Clustering
8 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.76%) HACMP
8 3 (1.76%) LPAR
9 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.18%) CCTV
9 2 (1.18%) Statistics
9 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.35%) Windows
2 18 (10.59%) Linux
3 12 (7.06%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.71%) Unix
5 5 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.76%) AIX
7 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.76%) VMS
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.59%) Solaris
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.12%) ITIL
2 31 (18.24%) Network Design
3 26 (15.29%) Network Monitoring
4 24 (14.12%) Network Management
5 21 (12.35%) Project Management
6 15 (8.82%) Change Management
7 13 (7.65%) PRINCE2
8 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.47%) High Availability
9 11 (6.47%) Service Management
10 10 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.71%) Migration
12 7 (4.12%) B2B
12 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.53%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.53%) CRM
13 6 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (2.94%) Software Testing
14 5 (2.94%) Test Scripting
14 5 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.71%) C
2 7 (4.12%) Embedded C
2 7 (4.12%) Python
2 7 (4.12%) SQL
3 5 (2.94%) C++
3 5 (2.94%) Embedded C++
4 4 (2.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.35%) Perl
4 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.76%) AWK
5 3 (1.76%) sed
6 2 (1.18%) ANSI C
6 2 (1.18%) Java
6 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.59%) PHP
7 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (17.06%) Security Cleared
3 22 (12.94%) CCNA
4 20 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 18 (10.59%) Degree
6 14 (8.24%) CCNP
7 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.94%) CCSA
8 5 (2.94%) CCSE
9 4 (2.35%) Avaya Certification
9 4 (2.35%) CCIE
9 4 (2.35%) MCITP
9 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.76%) MCTS
11 2 (1.18%) CISSP
11 2 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.59%) ISEB
12 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.65%) SLA
2 8 (4.71%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.35%) OIPF
4 3 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.94%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.76%) Veritas File System
4 3 (1.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.59%) UAG
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.76%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (37.65%) Cisco
2 27 (15.88%) Juniper
3 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.06%) F5
5 11 (6.47%) Avaya
5 11 (6.47%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.53%) Verint
7 5 (2.94%) Blue Coat
7 5 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (2.94%) Perforce
8 4 (2.35%) VMware
9 3 (1.76%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.76%) EMC
9 3 (1.76%) IBM
9 3 (1.76%) Nokia
9 3 (1.76%) Nortel
9 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.76%) Symantec
9 3 (1.76%) Veritas
10 2 (1.18%) Fortinet
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