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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 243 236 226
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Broadband 26 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 1.93% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 16
Median daily rate £361 £361 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £204 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.72 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.75% -
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
1678 1812 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.91% 18.94% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 942 736
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 9 £361 -
Berkshire -14 9 £310 -9.15% 2
West Sussex -3 4 £135 -20.58%
Buckinghamshire +16 3 £400 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband 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 South East region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 45 (70.31%) Telecoms
2 24 (37.50%) Cisco
3 19 (29.69%) MPLS
4 18 (28.13%) Firewall
5 16 (25.00%) Internet
6 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (20.31%) Juniper
7 13 (20.31%) VPN
8 12 (18.75%) ITIL
9 11 (17.19%) Ethernet
9 11 (17.19%) Service Management
9 11 (17.19%) Billing
10 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 9 (14.06%) CCNP
11 9 (14.06%) Avaya
11 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
11 9 (14.06%) 3G
11 9 (14.06%) Degree
12 8 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (12.50%) PSTN
12 8 (12.50%) Windows
13 7 (10.94%) WAN
13 7 (10.94%) SLA
13 7 (10.94%) BGP
13 7 (10.94%) Project Management
13 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.94%) IPsec
13 7 (10.94%) F5
13 7 (10.94%) High Availability

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) MPLS
2 18 (28.13%) Firewall
3 16 (25.00%) Internet
4 13 (20.31%) VPN
5 11 (17.19%) Ethernet
6 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
7 9 (14.06%) 3G
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (12.50%) PSTN
9 7 (10.94%) BGP
9 7 (10.94%) IPsec
9 7 (10.94%) WAN
10 6 (9.38%) ADSL
10 6 (9.38%) DNS
10 6 (9.38%) IPv4
10 6 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (9.38%) Wireless
10 6 (9.38%) xDSL
11 5 (7.81%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Hudson
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
1 2 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (3.13%) Subversion
1 2 (3.13%) VectorCAST
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (70.31%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.19%) Billing
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Military
5 2 (3.13%) Avionics
5 2 (3.13%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
1 6 (9.38%) Security Engineer
1 6 (9.38%) Service Manager
1 6 (9.38%) Service Transition Manager
1 6 (9.38%) Support Technician
1 6 (9.38%) Transition Manager
2 5 (7.81%) Architect
2 5 (7.81%) IP Engineer
2 5 (7.81%) IP Security Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Coordinator
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 3 (4.69%) Network Architect
4 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
4 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.69%) RSS
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Digital TV
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (7.81%) Smartphone
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.13%) CCTV
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) FMCG
5 1 (1.56%) Handset
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Service Management
3 7 (10.94%) High Availability
3 7 (10.94%) Project Management
3 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.38%) Lean Six Sigma
4 6 (9.38%) Six Sigma
5 5 (7.81%) Change Management
5 5 (7.81%) CRM
5 5 (7.81%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (7.81%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 4 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 4 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.69%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) ANSI C
1 2 (3.13%) C
1 2 (3.13%) Embedded C
1 2 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (1.56%) C++
2 1 (1.56%) Perl
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.06%) CCNP
2 9 (14.06%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) CCNA
3 5 (7.81%) CCSA
3 5 (7.81%) CCSE
4 3 (4.69%) Avaya Certification
4 3 (4.69%) CCIE
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.69%) MCTS
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 6 (9.38%) ISO 9001
2 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Cisco
2 13 (20.31%) Juniper
3 9 (14.06%) Avaya
3 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
4 7 (10.94%) F5
5 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
5 5 (7.81%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.25%) Verint
7 3 (4.69%) Nortel
8 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.56%) BT
9 1 (1.56%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.56%) HP
9 1 (1.56%) Huawei
9 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.56%) Nokia
9 1 (1.56%) Virgin Media
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