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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £308 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £43.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-73.56% +19.17%

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
48 58 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.60% 13.06% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 12
Median daily rate £500 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £489 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £24.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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

Broadband
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco