The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Broadband 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £361 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.16% +20.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £17.11 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+160.08% -20.41%
Broadband
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 144 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.72% 19.25% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 22
Average daily rate £320 £372 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Broadband
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) 802.11
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 802.11
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification