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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 398 421 384
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -37
Contract jobs citing Broadband 24 13 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.058% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.46% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 31
Median daily rate £275 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.56% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £95 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.28 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-25.60% +13.79%
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
2777 2826 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.93% 12.53% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1901 2085
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 86
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -7 2 £500 +18.34% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £140 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 11 (23.91%) VoIP
3 10 (21.74%) WAN
4 8 (17.39%) LAN
5 7 (15.22%) PBX
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) DSL
6 6 (13.04%) Firewall
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Network Design
7 5 (10.87%) Migration
7 5 (10.87%) C
7 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
8 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) VPN
8 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
8 4 (8.70%) Java
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) SLA
8 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (8.70%) Huawei
8 4 (8.70%) DevOps
9 3 (6.52%) VXLAN
9 3 (6.52%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
9 3 (6.52%) BroadSoft
9 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (6.52%) OpenFlow

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 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.35%) IIS
1 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) VoIP
2 10 (21.74%) WAN
3 8 (17.39%) LAN
4 7 (15.22%) PBX
5 6 (13.04%) DSL
5 6 (13.04%) Firewall
6 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
7 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.70%) VPN
7 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.52%) Internet
8 3 (6.52%) IPv6
8 3 (6.52%) OpenFlow
8 3 (6.52%) VXLAN
9 2 (4.35%) IPv4
9 2 (4.35%) PSTN
9 2 (4.35%) xDSL
10 1 (2.17%) HTTP
10 1 (2.17%) ISDN
10 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Broadband Product Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Product Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (6.52%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Head of IP Transport
6 2 (4.35%) Insight Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Mason
2 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.35%) Economics
2 2 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.17%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (13.04%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Migration
2 5 (10.87%) Network Design
3 4 (8.70%) DevOps
3 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) B2B
4 3 (6.52%) Change Management
4 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.35%) Analytics
5 2 (4.35%) eTOM
5 2 (4.35%) Network Planning
5 2 (4.35%) Product Management
5 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.17%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.17%) Network Management
6 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) C
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) UAG
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) KVM
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) OpenNebula
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Huawei
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) BroadSoft
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Brocade
3 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Juniper
3 2 (4.35%) Kaspersky
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Aruba
4 1 (2.17%) Draytek
4 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.17%) Foundry
4 1 (2.17%) Nokia
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.17%) ZyXEL