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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 222 208 187
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -21
Contract jobs citing Broadband 45 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 2.33% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 36
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £120 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £460 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £320 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.81% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £11.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.11 £14.00 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+22.21% +23.07%
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
2016 1715 1660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.04% 17.61% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 757 674
Average daily rate £350 £338 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 130 156
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 24 £420 +140.00% 10
Hampshire -13 15 £372 -11.16% 9
Surrey +2 4 £138 +17.02% 1
East Sussex - 1 £225 -
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 32 (33.33%) Internet
3 27 (28.13%) WAN
4 25 (26.04%) Cisco
5 24 (25.00%) ITIL
6 17 (17.71%) VPN
7 16 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 16 (16.67%) 3G
7 16 (16.67%) Firewall
8 14 (14.58%) Project Management
9 13 (13.54%) LAN
9 13 (13.54%) Billing
9 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.50%) Wireless
10 12 (12.50%) BT
10 12 (12.50%) Finance
10 12 (12.50%) SLA
10 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.46%) WLAN
11 11 (11.46%) CRM
11 11 (11.46%) DTV
11 11 (11.46%) Service Management
11 11 (11.46%) MPLS
11 11 (11.46%) Degree
12 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.42%) Marketing
12 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (9.38%) ADSL
13 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.38%) Windows

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.21%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS Project
3 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (2.08%) IaaS
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
2 2 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (33.33%) Internet
2 27 (28.13%) WAN
3 17 (17.71%) VPN
4 16 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 16 (16.67%) 3G
4 16 (16.67%) Firewall
5 13 (13.54%) LAN
6 12 (12.50%) Wireless
7 11 (11.46%) MPLS
7 11 (11.46%) WLAN
8 9 (9.38%) ADSL
9 8 (8.33%) VoIP
9 8 (8.33%) 4G
10 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.25%) BGP
11 6 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (6.25%) LLU
12 5 (5.21%) VLAN
12 5 (5.21%) LTE
12 5 (5.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.04%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.54%) Billing
3 12 (12.50%) Finance
4 10 (10.42%) Marketing
5 6 (6.25%) Retail
6 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.17%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.17%) Avionics
7 3 (3.13%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.04%) Back Office
8 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (15.63%) Architect
2 11 (11.46%) Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (10.42%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Service Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Transition Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Service Transition Manager
4 6 (6.25%) Designer
4 6 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 6 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.17%) Consultant
5 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (4.17%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.13%) OSS Architect
6 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) .NET
1 2 (2.08%) XML
1 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) DTV
3 5 (5.21%) Machine to Machine
4 4 (4.17%) User Experience
4 4 (4.17%) Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.13%) Video on Demand
5 3 (3.13%) Streaming Video
5 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) IVR
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Linux
1 9 (9.38%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Solaris
2 6 (6.25%) UNIX
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.08%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Project Management
3 11 (11.46%) Service Management
3 11 (11.46%) CRM
4 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.38%) Change Management
6 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.25%) eTOM
7 6 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 6 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 5 (5.21%) Customer Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) PRINCE
8 5 (5.21%) Process Management
8 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) Business Performance Management
8 5 (5.21%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.29%) CCNP
3 7 (7.29%) CCNA
4 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.21%) MCSE
5 3 (3.13%) SCSA
5 3 (3.13%) Sun Certification
5 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) PMP
6 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) CCSE
7 1 (1.04%) CCSA
7 1 (1.04%) CCIE
7 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.04%) CCDP
7 1 (1.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) SLA
2 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.21%) ISO 9001
4 4 (4.17%) DO-178B
4 4 (4.17%) DO-254
5 1 (1.04%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.08%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Cisco
2 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.50%) BT
3 6 (6.25%) HP
3 6 (6.25%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
4 5 (5.21%) F5
5 4 (4.17%) Sun
5 4 (4.17%) Avaya
5 4 (4.17%) Juniper
6 3 (3.13%) BMC
6 3 (3.13%) Veritas
6 3 (3.13%) IBM
6 3 (3.13%) Citrix
6 3 (3.13%) Huawei
7 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.08%) Amdocs
7 2 (2.08%) Intel
7 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
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