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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 349 379 324
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -55
Contract jobs citing Broadband 44 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.094% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 0.81% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 28
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£413 £250 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £217 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £383 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £356 £378
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £170.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1159.25% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £11.69
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +21.92%
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
2955 2716 2862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.29% 11.65% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1901 1751 1771
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 130
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +22 7 £188 -29.57% 11
Ilford - - - -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 37 (46.84%) Telecoms
2 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.46%) Service Delivery
3 13 (16.46%) Firewall
4 12 (15.19%) LAN
5 11 (13.92%) Cisco
5 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.92%) Internet
6 10 (12.66%) Project Management
6 10 (12.66%) Windows
7 9 (11.39%) WAN
7 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (10.13%) Migration
8 8 (10.13%) PBX
8 8 (10.13%) SQL
8 8 (10.13%) UNIX
8 8 (10.13%) CRM
8 8 (10.13%) Oracle
8 8 (10.13%) MS Office
8 8 (10.13%) User Experience
9 7 (8.86%) Juniper
9 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
9 7 (8.86%) UML
9 7 (8.86%) Linux
9 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.86%) VPN
9 7 (8.86%) Use Case
10 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
10 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
2 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.27%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.27%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) Firewall
2 12 (15.19%) LAN
3 11 (13.92%) Internet
4 9 (11.39%) WAN
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (10.13%) PBX
6 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.86%) VPN
7 6 (7.59%) Intranet
7 6 (7.59%) MPLS
7 6 (7.59%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (6.33%) Wireless
8 5 (6.33%) 3G
8 5 (6.33%) DSL
9 4 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (5.06%) VLAN
9 4 (5.06%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.06%) ATM
9 4 (5.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
1 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
1 3 (3.80%) Crystal Enterprise
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Selenium
2 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.53%) Maven
3 2 (2.53%) Subversion
3 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.53%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.27%) Trac
4 1 (1.27%) JMeter
4 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.27%) JUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Redmine
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 37 (46.84%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.59%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Law
4 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.06%) Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Tester
8 3 (3.80%) Designer
8 3 (3.80%) IP Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) UX Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) XML
1 3 (3.80%) ODBC
1 3 (3.80%) HTML
2 2 (2.53%) Middleware
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) GIS
4 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.80%) Statistics
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Handset
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) MPEG
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.27%) Economics
6 1 (1.27%) IPTV
6 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) UNIX
3 7 (8.86%) Linux
4 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) NetWare
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.27%) Solaris
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.46%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.66%) Project Management
4 8 (10.13%) Migration
4 8 (10.13%) CRM
5 7 (8.86%) UML
5 7 (8.86%) Use Case
6 6 (7.59%) ERP
7 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.06%) Network Planning
7 4 (5.06%) BPMN
7 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.06%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.80%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.80%) Workflow
8 3 (3.80%) Information Governance
8 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.80%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) Python
3 5 (6.33%) Java
4 3 (3.80%) Perl
4 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) CCNP
3 4 (5.06%) CCDP
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.53%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Firmware
2 1 (1.27%) XenApp
2 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) OPNET
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Cisco
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Juniper
4 6 (7.59%) VMware
5 4 (5.06%) F5
6 3 (3.80%) Citrix
6 3 (3.80%) Sybase
6 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.80%) Cognos
6 3 (3.80%) Verint
7 2 (2.53%) Mapinfo
7 2 (2.53%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) BT
8 1 (1.27%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.27%) webMethods
8 1 (1.27%) Symantec
8 1 (1.27%) Remedy
8 1 (1.27%) EMC
8 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
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