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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 397 374 398
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Contract jobs citing Broadband 32 47 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.58% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 14
Median daily rate £282 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.80% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £164 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £437 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £361 £275
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +31.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -18.60%
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
2879 2966 2719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.24% 13.33% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 1935 1829
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 92 80
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +39 5 £313 -16.66%
Hounslow -2 1 £260 -36.96%
Hammersmith - 1 £400 - 1
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 26 (40.63%) VPN
2 24 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 22 (34.38%) Cisco
3 22 (34.38%) Network Security
4 21 (32.81%) Security Cleared
5 20 (31.25%) Network Design
6 19 (29.69%) TCP/IP
6 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (29.69%) ITIL
6 19 (29.69%) ISDN
6 19 (29.69%) WAN
6 19 (29.69%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (26.56%) Network Management
7 17 (26.56%) Wireless
8 16 (25.00%) Firewall
8 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 12 (18.75%) Project Management
10 9 (14.06%) Windows
11 8 (12.50%) CCNA
11 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 8 (12.50%) Smartphone
11 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
12 7 (10.94%) Marketing
12 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
13 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
13 6 (9.38%) B2B
14 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
14 5 (7.81%) MPLS
14 5 (7.81%) MS Excel

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) VPN
2 22 (34.38%) Network Security
3 19 (29.69%) ISDN
3 19 (29.69%) TCP/IP
3 19 (29.69%) WAN
4 17 (26.56%) Wireless
5 16 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (7.81%) MPLS
7 4 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (6.25%) Internet
7 4 (6.25%) IOS XR
7 4 (6.25%) IPv4
7 4 (6.25%) IPv6
7 4 (6.25%) LAN
7 4 (6.25%) PBX
7 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.69%) ADSL
8 3 (4.69%) BGP
9 2 (3.13%) DNS
9 2 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) GIS
General
1 24 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Network Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 4 (6.25%) Network Support
4 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (4.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Field Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Network Field Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.56%) JMS
2 1 (1.56%) Spring
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 8 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) CCTV
4 1 (1.56%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 3 (4.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Network Design
2 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (26.56%) Network Management
4 12 (18.75%) Project Management
5 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) B2B
7 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Migration
8 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.69%) Product Marketing
9 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.69%) Records Management
9 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.13%) Change Control
10 2 (3.13%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Java
2 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C
3 1 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Security Cleared
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) CCNA
5 4 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (3.13%) CCNP
6 2 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.56%) CCIE
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
7 1 (1.56%) MCP
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Cisco
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.13%) F5
3 2 (3.13%) Juniper
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) Openreach
4 1 (1.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.56%) Remedy
4 1 (1.56%) VMware