The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
England / London
Rank 383 387 379
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Broadband 13 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 1.16% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 21
Median daily rate £358 £359 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -7.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £166 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £294 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.89% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £170.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -92.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £31.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-63.77% -13.01%

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
2477 2755 2850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.80% 12.84% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1798 1850
Median daily rate £440 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 68 83
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -3 3 £105 -73.75%
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 18 (43.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (24.39%) VoIP
3 9 (21.95%) WAN
4 8 (19.51%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) PBX
4 8 (19.51%) Finance
5 7 (17.07%) Degree
6 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (14.63%) Virtual Team
6 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) DSL
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) MS Office
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Marketing
8 4 (9.76%) Legal
8 4 (9.76%) Handset
8 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (9.76%) Wireless
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Network Design
8 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
8 4 (9.76%) Linux
8 4 (9.76%) SLA
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.76%) Internet
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco
9 3 (7.32%) Windows

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) VoIP
2 9 (21.95%) WAN
3 8 (19.51%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) PBX
4 6 (14.63%) DSL
4 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (9.76%) Wireless
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 3 (7.32%) PSTN
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.88%) IPv6
7 2 (4.88%) OpenFlow
7 2 (4.88%) SNMP
7 2 (4.88%) VXLAN
7 2 (4.88%) xDSL
8 1 (2.44%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.44%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 18 (43.90%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 2 (4.88%) Electronics
6 1 (2.44%) Local Government
6 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
2 4 (9.76%) Analyst
2 4 (9.76%) Consultant
2 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Network Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Network Project Manager
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (4.88%) Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Designer
4 2 (4.88%) Insight Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) CRM Architect
5 1 (2.44%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Mason
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.63%) Virtual Team
2 4 (9.76%) Handset
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Digital TV
4 2 (4.88%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (4.88%) STB
4 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.88%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) IPTV
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
1 6 (14.63%) Project Management
2 5 (12.20%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design
4 3 (7.32%) DevOps
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (4.88%) Analytics
5 2 (4.88%) B2C
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) DRM
5 2 (4.88%) Economics
5 2 (4.88%) Network Planning
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
1 3 (7.32%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) APMP
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) IFRS
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) KVM
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) OpenNebula
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) BroadSoft
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco
2 3 (7.32%) Huawei
3 2 (4.88%) Brocade
3 2 (4.88%) Juniper
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya
4 1 (2.44%) BT
4 1 (2.44%) Draytek
4 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.44%) Foundry
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Mitel
4 1 (2.44%) Siemens
4 1 (2.44%) ZyXEL