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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 215 199 176
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Contract jobs citing Broadband 50 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.40% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 2.26% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 39
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£374 £384 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.67% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £117 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £468 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £23.25 £11.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.55% +104.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +18.75%
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
1988 1595 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.20% 17.63% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 661 610
Average daily rate £340 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 142 154
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £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 27 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Broadband Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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 +6 26 £420 +140.00% 3
Hampshire -16 14 £374 -12.11% 10
Surrey +5 5 £130 +10.63% 1
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 £225 -
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (34.55%) Internet
3 29 (26.36%) ITIL
4 28 (25.45%) WAN
5 27 (24.55%) Cisco
6 21 (19.09%) 3G
7 18 (16.36%) VPN
7 18 (16.36%) Billing
8 17 (15.45%) Firewall
8 17 (15.45%) Project Management
9 16 (14.55%) Ethernet
9 16 (14.55%) Finance
9 16 (14.55%) Degree
10 15 (13.64%) DTV
11 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
11 14 (12.73%) LAN
11 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.82%) SLA
12 13 (11.82%) Marketing
12 13 (11.82%) BT
13 12 (10.91%) Wireless
13 12 (10.91%) Service Management
13 12 (10.91%) ADSL
14 11 (10.00%) WLAN
14 11 (10.00%) CRM
14 11 (10.00%) Windows
14 11 (10.00%) MPLS
14 11 (10.00%) Change Management
15 10 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS Project
3 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) IaaS
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) SaaS
2 2 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.55%) Internet
2 28 (25.45%) WAN
3 21 (19.09%) 3G
4 18 (16.36%) VPN
5 17 (15.45%) Firewall
6 16 (14.55%) Ethernet
7 14 (12.73%) LAN
8 12 (10.91%) ADSL
8 12 (10.91%) Wireless
9 11 (10.00%) WLAN
9 11 (10.00%) MPLS
10 9 (8.18%) 4G
11 8 (7.27%) LTE
11 8 (7.27%) LLU
11 8 (7.27%) VoIP
12 7 (6.36%) DSLAM
12 7 (6.36%) TCP/IP
12 7 (6.36%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (5.45%) BGP
13 6 (5.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.91%) Data Mart
1 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 64 (58.18%) Telecoms
2 18 (16.36%) Billing
3 16 (14.55%) Finance
4 13 (11.82%) Marketing
5 6 (5.45%) Retail
6 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.64%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.64%) Avionics
7 3 (2.73%) Legal
7 3 (2.73%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (17.27%) Architect
2 13 (11.82%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (10.91%) Service Manager
3 12 (10.91%) Transition Manager
3 12 (10.91%) Service Transition Manager
4 11 (10.00%) Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Designer
7 6 (5.45%) Product Manager
7 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) Administrator
8 4 (3.64%) Project Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) OSS Architect
8 4 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) .NET
1 2 (1.82%) XML
1 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) DTV
2 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.36%) Machine to Machine
3 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) Video on Demand
4 5 (4.55%) Clustering
5 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.64%) User Experience
6 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.73%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.91%) IVR
7 1 (0.91%) Social Media
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Solaris
3 6 (5.45%) UNIX
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.64%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.73%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.73%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) ITIL
2 17 (15.45%) Project Management
3 12 (10.91%) Service Management
4 11 (10.00%) CRM
4 11 (10.00%) Change Management
5 10 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.18%) eTOM
6 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.27%) Performance Management
8 7 (6.36%) Process Management
8 7 (6.36%) Customer Intelligence
8 7 (6.36%) Six Sigma
8 7 (6.36%) Business Performance Management
8 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.45%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.55%) PRINCE
10 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 10 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.36%) CCNP
3 7 (6.36%) CCNA
4 6 (5.45%) MCSE
5 3 (2.73%) SCSA
5 3 (2.73%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) PMP
6 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) CCSE
7 1 (0.91%) MCDST
7 1 (0.91%) CCSA
7 1 (0.91%) CCIE
7 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CCDP
7 1 (0.91%) CISSP
7 1 (0.91%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.64%) DO-178B
4 4 (3.64%) DO-254
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.64%) ISA Server
1 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
1 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.73%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.91%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.73%) SCOM
1 3 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.82%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.91%) OpenView
3 1 (0.91%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Cisco
2 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.82%) BT
4 7 (6.36%) VMware
4 7 (6.36%) HP
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle
6 5 (4.55%) F5
7 4 (3.64%) Huawei
7 4 (3.64%) Sun
7 4 (3.64%) IBM
7 4 (3.64%) Citrix
7 4 (3.64%) Avaya
7 4 (3.64%) Juniper
7 4 (3.64%) BMC
8 3 (2.73%) Intel
8 3 (2.73%) Veritas
9 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.82%) Remedy
9 2 (1.82%) Infovista
9 2 (1.82%) Amdocs
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