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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Engineer
Rank 425 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £343
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Communications Engineer
England

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
20369 21455 22394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 95.10% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14568 15175 16149
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 346 436
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 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 - 1 - -
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto

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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Tandberg