The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 359 377 342
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Contract jobs citing Broadband 44 18 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.080% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 0.67% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 27
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £191 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £288 £393
% change year-on-year
+25.56% -26.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £10.69
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +101.12%
Broadband
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in London

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in London

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Broadband Daily Rate Histogram in London

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in London

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 5 £375 +108.33% 6
Hounslow - 5 £413 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 34 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.95%) User Experience
3 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 12 (15.38%) MPLS
5 11 (14.10%) Internet
6 10 (12.82%) SQL
6 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
7 9 (11.54%) LAN
7 9 (11.54%) WAN
7 9 (11.54%) VPN
7 9 (11.54%) Windows
7 9 (11.54%) Project Management
7 9 (11.54%) Cisco
7 9 (11.54%) Finance
7 9 (11.54%) Migration
8 8 (10.26%) Firewall
8 8 (10.26%) BGP
8 8 (10.26%) PBX
8 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.97%) UML
9 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
9 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (8.97%) Use Case
10 6 (7.69%) Network Planning
10 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.69%) Intranet
10 6 (7.69%) Python

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) MPLS
2 11 (14.10%) Internet
3 9 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (11.54%) LAN
3 9 (11.54%) WAN
3 9 (11.54%) VPN
4 8 (10.26%) Firewall
4 8 (10.26%) BGP
4 8 (10.26%) PBX
4 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.69%) Intranet
5 6 (7.69%) IPv6
6 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.13%) VLAN
7 4 (5.13%) Extranet
7 4 (5.13%) DSL
7 4 (5.13%) L2TP
7 4 (5.13%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Axure RP
1 2 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.28%) JUnit
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.28%) JMeter
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.28%) Trac
2 1 (1.28%) Redmine
2 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (16.67%) Analyst
2 11 (14.10%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.10%) Business Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.13%) Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Tester
7 3 (3.85%) Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Designer
7 3 (3.85%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.56%) Installation Technician
8 2 (2.56%) IP Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Telecoms Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Network Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Economics
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) GIS
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Statistics
5 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) Handset
6 1 (1.28%) MPEG
6 1 (1.28%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.28%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.28%) IPTV
6 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.28%) CMDB
6 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.28%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.85%) UNIX
3 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.54%) Project Management
3 9 (11.54%) Migration
4 7 (8.97%) UML
4 7 (8.97%) Use Case
5 6 (7.69%) Network Planning
5 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.69%) ERP
6 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.13%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (5.13%) Analytics
7 4 (5.13%) BPMN
7 4 (5.13%) Workflow
7 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.13%) CRM
7 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) Python
3 3 (3.85%) PHP
4 2 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.28%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.28%) Ruby
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) PhD
3 4 (5.13%) CCNP
3 4 (5.13%) CCDP
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) PMP
6 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (5.13%) OPNET
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Cisco
3 5 (6.41%) F5
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) Juniper
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (3.85%) BT
6 2 (2.56%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) EMC
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) Lotus
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) Apple
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.28%) webMethods
7 1 (1.28%) Remedy
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