The table below looks at the statistics for VDSL 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 VDSL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 406 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VDSL 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.074% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VDSL
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
2692 2829 2735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.71% 13.34% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1841 1745
Average daily rate £423 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 80 74
Average hourly rate £24.23 £19.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.68% +16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VDSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

VDSL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VDSL Daily Rate Trend in London

VDSL
Top 19 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VDSL 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 VDSL.

1 2 (66.67%) DOCSIS
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) GPON
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation

VDSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VDSL 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 VDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DOCSIS
1 2 (66.67%) GPON
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent