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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 407 371 407
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +36
Contract jobs citing Broadband 35 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.19% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.44% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 16
Median daily rate £285 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £445 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £361 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +20.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £170.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +709.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £17.11 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+160.08% -20.41%
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
2964 3053 2865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.91% 13.41% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 1945 1881
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 £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 90 92
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 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 2 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 +33 5 £400 +113.33% 1
Hammersmith +3 1 £400 -
Hounslow -2 1 £260 -36.96%
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 23 (38.33%) VPN
1 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
2 18 (30.00%) Cisco
2 18 (30.00%) Network Security
3 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
4 16 (26.67%) Network Design
5 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (25.00%) ISDN
5 15 (25.00%) WAN
5 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (23.33%) ITIL
6 14 (23.33%) Firewall
6 14 (23.33%) Wireless
7 13 (21.67%) Network Management
8 12 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 12 (20.00%) Project Management
9 11 (18.33%) Windows
10 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
11 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (11.67%) CCNA
11 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
11 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
11 7 (11.67%) MS Office
12 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.00%) B2B
12 6 (10.00%) Marketing
13 5 (8.33%) Driving Licence
13 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis

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 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) VPN
2 18 (30.00%) Network Security
3 15 (25.00%) ISDN
3 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (25.00%) WAN
4 14 (23.33%) Firewall
4 14 (23.33%) Wireless
5 5 (8.33%) MPLS
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (6.67%) Internet
6 4 (6.67%) IOS XR
6 4 (6.67%) IPv4
6 4 (6.67%) IPv6
6 4 (6.67%) LAN
6 4 (6.67%) PBX
6 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.00%) ADSL
7 3 (5.00%) BGP
8 2 (3.33%) DNS
8 2 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) GIS
General
1 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Network Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Field Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Network Field Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.67%) HTML
1 1 (1.67%) JMS
1 1 (1.67%) Spring
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Unix
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Network Design
2 15 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (23.33%) ITIL
4 13 (21.67%) Network Management
5 12 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.00%) B2B
8 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Migration
9 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.00%) Product Marketing
10 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.00%) Records Management
10 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
11 2 (3.33%) B2C
11 2 (3.33%) Competitor Analysis
11 2 (3.33%) ERP
11 2 (3.33%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) Java
2 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
6 2 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.33%) F5
3 2 (3.33%) Juniper
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) iManage
4 1 (1.67%) Openreach
4 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.67%) Remedy