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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 546 544 530
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing Broadband 71 82 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 1.10% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 45
Median daily rate £351 £379 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £230 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.76% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -34.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -46.15%
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
7753 7443 6623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.92% 14.66% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4804 4269 3590
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 438 372
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 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 26 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 +12 34 £282 -29.50% 5
South East +7 25 £361 - 8
Yorkshire +1 6 £368 +1.44% 10
East of England +14 2 - - 2
South West 0 2 £280 - 7
North West -20 2 - - 3
East Midlands +4 1 £175 -56.52%
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 65 (39.88%) Cisco
2 63 (38.65%) Telecoms
3 48 (29.45%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (28.22%) VPN
5 43 (26.38%) Firewall
6 42 (25.77%) TCP/IP
7 41 (25.15%) ITIL
8 38 (23.31%) WAN
8 38 (23.31%) Wireless
9 37 (22.70%) Network Security
10 34 (20.86%) ISDN
11 33 (20.25%) Network Design
12 28 (17.18%) MPLS
12 28 (17.18%) Network Monitoring
13 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
13 26 (15.95%) Juniper
14 25 (15.34%) Network Management
15 24 (14.72%) Internet
16 21 (12.88%) CCNA
16 21 (12.88%) DV Cleared
17 19 (11.66%) Project Management
17 19 (11.66%) Windows
18 17 (10.43%) Linux
19 15 (9.20%) ADSL
19 15 (9.20%) Ethernet
19 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
19 15 (9.20%) CCNP
19 15 (9.20%) Change Management
19 15 (9.20%) Degree
20 14 (8.59%) Agile Software Development

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 (3.68%) CMS
2 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.61%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.75%) MS Office
3 6 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (28.22%) VPN
2 43 (26.38%) Firewall
3 42 (25.77%) TCP/IP
4 38 (23.31%) WAN
4 38 (23.31%) Wireless
5 37 (22.70%) Network Security
6 34 (20.86%) ISDN
7 28 (17.18%) MPLS
8 24 (14.72%) Internet
9 15 (9.20%) ADSL
9 15 (9.20%) Ethernet
10 14 (8.59%) LAN
11 13 (7.98%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (6.75%) 3G
12 11 (6.75%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (6.75%) PSTN
13 10 (6.13%) DNS
14 8 (4.91%) BGP
14 8 (4.91%) IPv4
14 8 (4.91%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) GIS
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.61%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) Hudson
2 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.23%) Subversion
2 2 (1.23%) VectorCAST
General
1 63 (38.65%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.36%) Billing
3 8 (4.91%) Finance
4 7 (4.29%) Marketing
4 7 (4.29%) Retail
5 3 (1.84%) Advertising
5 3 (1.84%) Back Office
6 2 (1.23%) Avionics
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Local Government
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (17.79%) Network Engineer
2 24 (14.72%) Analyst
3 12 (7.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (6.75%) Network Analyst
5 10 (6.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (6.13%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.52%) Coordinator
6 9 (5.52%) Network Support
6 9 (5.52%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (4.29%) Cisco Support
7 7 (4.29%) Consultant
7 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (3.68%) Architect
8 6 (3.68%) IP Engineer
8 6 (3.68%) Juniper Engineer
8 6 (3.68%) Product Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (3.68%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.68%) HTML
2 4 (2.45%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.84%) RSS
4 1 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.61%) JMS
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) Spring
4 1 (0.61%) WAP
4 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Smartphone
2 10 (6.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.52%) DTV
3 9 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.07%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.45%) User Experience
8 3 (1.84%) Clustering
8 3 (1.84%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.84%) HACMP
8 3 (1.84%) IPTV
8 3 (1.84%) LPAR
8 3 (1.84%) MPEG
8 3 (1.84%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.23%) CCTV
9 2 (1.23%) Statistics
9 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.66%) Windows
2 17 (10.43%) Linux
3 10 (6.13%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.91%) Unix
5 5 (3.07%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.84%) AIX
7 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.84%) VMS
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.15%) ITIL
2 33 (20.25%) Network Design
3 28 (17.18%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (15.34%) Network Management
5 19 (11.66%) Project Management
6 15 (9.20%) Change Management
7 14 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.36%) PRINCE2
8 12 (7.36%) Service Management
9 11 (6.75%) High Availability
10 9 (5.52%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.91%) B2B
12 7 (4.29%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.29%) Migration
12 7 (4.29%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (3.68%) CRM
13 6 (3.68%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.07%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 5 (3.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.91%) C
2 7 (4.29%) Embedded C
2 7 (4.29%) SQL
3 5 (3.07%) C++
3 5 (3.07%) Embedded C++
3 5 (3.07%) Python
3 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.84%) AWK
4 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.84%) Perl
4 3 (1.84%) sed
5 2 (1.23%) ANSI C
5 2 (1.23%) Java
5 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.61%) PHP
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (29.45%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
3 21 (12.88%) CCNA
3 21 (12.88%) DV Cleared
4 15 (9.20%) CCNP
4 15 (9.20%) Degree
5 8 (4.91%) CCIE
5 8 (4.91%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.07%) CCSA
6 5 (3.07%) CCSE
7 4 (2.45%) Avaya Certification
7 4 (2.45%) MCITP
7 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.84%) MCTS
9 2 (1.23%) CISSP
10 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) SLA
2 9 (5.52%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.84%) OIPF
5 2 (1.23%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.07%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (1.84%) Veritas File System
5 3 (1.84%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.61%) UAG
6 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.84%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.84%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (39.88%) Cisco
2 26 (15.95%) Juniper
3 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.75%) Avaya
4 11 (6.75%) CheckPoint
5 10 (6.13%) F5
6 6 (3.68%) Verint
7 5 (3.07%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.07%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (3.07%) Perforce
8 4 (2.45%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.45%) VMware
9 3 (1.84%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.84%) EMC
9 3 (1.84%) IBM
9 3 (1.84%) Nokia
9 3 (1.84%) Nortel
9 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.84%) Symantec
9 3 (1.84%) Veritas
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