The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank - 59 51
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.16% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.85% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £170 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.44% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.72 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.75% -
Broadband
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 117 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.54% 18.72% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 60
Median daily rate £275 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £254 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £34.70 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.39% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £49.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Essex