The table below looks at the statistics for DOCSIS 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 DOCSIS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS)
England / South East
Rank - 245 251
Contract jobs citing DOCSIS 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.061% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £492 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £492 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1560 1633 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.40% 19.90% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 890 905
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 98 113
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

DOCSIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DOCSIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DOCSIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DOCSIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DOCSIS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DOCSIS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DOCSIS 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 DOCSIS.

1 6 (85.71%) Broadband
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) eTOM
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Cramer
3 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 3 (42.86%) xDSL
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Intergraph
3 3 (42.86%) Smallworld
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) PSTN
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) DSLAM
3 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model

DOCSIS
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 (42.86%) Smallworld
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Broadband
2 3 (42.86%) DSLAM
2 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) PSTN
2 3 (42.86%) xDSL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) OSS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) OSS Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) eTOM
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cramer
1 3 (42.86%) Intergraph