The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £336 £319
% change year-on-year
+7.44% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.72 £14.75 -
% change year-on-year
-20.54% -
Broadband
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 68 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.70% 14.26% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 52
Median daily rate £325 £400 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £635 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -15.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire