The table below looks at the statistics for VDSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VDSL over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 424 426 425
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing VDSL 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.033% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £225 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £320 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
3023 3045 2760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.94% 13.25% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2052 1970 1768
Median daily rate £433 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 91 81
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing VDSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VDSL 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 VDSL.

1 10 (90.91%) DOCSIS
1 10 (90.91%) GPON
2 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
3 8 (72.73%) B2B
4 6 (54.55%) Network Design
4 6 (54.55%) Business Development
4 6 (54.55%) Presales
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) ArcGIS
6 4 (36.36%) Smallworld
6 4 (36.36%) QGIS
6 4 (36.36%) AutoCAD
7 1 (9.09%) PMI
7 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (9.09%) Splunk
7 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
7 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (9.09%) Back Office
7 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) ADSL
7 1 (9.09%) Broadband
7 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP

VDSL
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 4 (36.36%) ArcGIS
1 4 (36.36%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DOCSIS
1 10 (90.91%) GPON
2 1 (9.09%) ADSL
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) QGIS
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Build Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Operations Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Planning Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) B2B
2 6 (54.55%) Business Development
2 6 (54.55%) Network Design
2 6 (54.55%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk