The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 186 214 147
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -67
Contract jobs citing Broadband 52 21 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.25% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 1.47% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 39
Average daily rate
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£363 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £136 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £465 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.65% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £55.00 £25.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.59% +114.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.75 £14.75 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+264.40% +29.67%
Broadband
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1856 1431 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.88% 17.20% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 604 602
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 157
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Broadband Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Berkshire +24 29 £425 +123.68% 1
Hampshire -17 11 £280 -34.11% 2
Surrey -1 5 £130 - 6
West Sussex - 4 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -8 3 - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 64 (58.18%) Telecoms
2 42 (38.18%) Internet
2 42 (38.18%) 3G
3 29 (26.36%) ITIL
3 29 (26.36%) Billing
4 25 (22.73%) Project Management
4 25 (22.73%) Degree
5 24 (21.82%) SLA
5 24 (21.82%) Cisco
6 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (18.18%) WAN
8 19 (17.27%) 4G
9 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
9 18 (16.36%) Windows
10 16 (14.55%) LTE
11 15 (13.64%) Finance
12 13 (11.82%) Firewall
12 13 (11.82%) DTV
12 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
12 13 (11.82%) VPN
12 13 (11.82%) HP
13 12 (10.91%) LAN
13 12 (10.91%) Change Management
13 12 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (10.00%) Windows 7
14 11 (10.00%) Wireless
14 11 (10.00%) ADSL
14 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 10 (9.09%) WLAN
15 10 (9.09%) CRM

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.91%) Lync
6 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (38.18%) Internet
1 42 (38.18%) 3G
2 20 (18.18%) WAN
3 19 (17.27%) 4G
4 16 (14.55%) LTE
5 13 (11.82%) Firewall
5 13 (11.82%) VPN
6 12 (10.91%) LAN
7 11 (10.00%) Wireless
7 11 (10.00%) ADSL
8 10 (9.09%) WLAN
9 9 (8.18%) Radio Access Network
9 9 (8.18%) MPLS
10 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
11 7 (6.36%) LLU
12 6 (5.45%) BGP
12 6 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (5.45%) Ethernet
13 5 (4.55%) Unified Communications
13 5 (4.55%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.91%) Data Mart
1 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (58.18%) Telecoms
2 29 (26.36%) Billing
3 15 (13.64%) Finance
4 8 (7.27%) Marketing
5 6 (5.45%) Retail
6 4 (3.64%) Avionics
6 4 (3.64%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.73%) Legal
8 2 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Architect
2 17 (15.45%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (11.82%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.00%) Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 10 (9.09%) Transition Manager
6 10 (9.09%) Designer
6 10 (9.09%) Service Transition Manager
7 7 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) OSS Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (3.64%) Administrator
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) XML
1 2 (1.82%) .NET
1 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.82%) DTV
4 10 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.45%) Machine to Machine
6 5 (4.55%) Clustering
6 5 (4.55%) Video on Demand
7 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.91%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.36%) Windows
2 11 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.55%) Linux
4 5 (4.55%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.64%) Windows NT
5 4 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.82%) UNIX
6 2 (1.82%) Solaris
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) ITIL
2 25 (22.73%) Project Management
3 12 (10.91%) Change Management
4 10 (9.09%) CRM
4 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 10 (9.09%) Security Management
4 10 (9.09%) eTOM
4 10 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 8 (7.27%) Service Management
5 8 (7.27%) Performance Management
5 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.36%) Lean Six Sigma
6 7 (6.36%) Six Sigma
7 6 (5.45%) Customer Intelligence
7 6 (5.45%) Process Management
7 6 (5.45%) Business Performance Management
8 5 (4.55%) Change Control
9 4 (3.64%) PRINCE
9 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.36%) MCSE
5 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.64%) CCNA
7 2 (1.82%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) MCDST
8 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) PMP
8 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.91%) CCIE
8 1 (0.91%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.82%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.36%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.64%) DO-178B
3 4 (3.64%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
1 5 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.55%) ISA Server
2 4 (3.64%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.64%) SCOM
3 3 (2.73%) BladeLogic
3 3 (2.73%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.73%) OpenView
3 3 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.82%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Cisco
2 13 (11.82%) HP
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.36%) VMware
4 7 (6.36%) BT
5 6 (5.45%) BMC
5 6 (5.45%) IBM
5 6 (5.45%) F5
6 4 (3.64%) Avaya
6 4 (3.64%) Intel
6 4 (3.64%) Citrix
7 3 (2.73%) Huawei
7 3 (2.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 3 (2.73%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.73%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.82%) Remedy
8 2 (1.82%) Infovista
8 2 (1.82%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.82%) webMethods
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle
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