The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Communications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications Engineer
England / London
Rank 406 - 422
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 - £393
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18156 19919 19982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.11% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12986 14035 14204
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 315 348
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.57 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Communications Engineer in the job title.

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Communications Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Engineer across the London region.

Communications Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Communications Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Engineer across the London region.

Communications Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Communications Engineer
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 Communications Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 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 - 1 - -
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Communications Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Communications Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business

Communications Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto