The table below looks at the statistics for FCAPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FCAPS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FCAPS
Rank 432 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FCAPS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FCAPS
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
3032 3179 3089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.60% 13.07% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 1980 1997
Average daily rate £418 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 97 98
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

FCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FCAPS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in London

FCAPS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FCAPS Daily Rate Trend in London

FCAPS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FCAPS Hourly Rate Trend in London

FCAPS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FCAPS within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
FCAPS
England

FCAPS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FCAPS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FCAPS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

FCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FCAPS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FCAPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson