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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS)
Rank 238 266 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing DOCSIS 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.063% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DOCSIS
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
1567 1784 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.30% 18.71% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 965 873
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 121 112
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
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 DOCSIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +25 3 £400 +18.25%
Berkshire +8 1 - -
DOCSIS
England

DOCSIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 (66.67%) Broadband
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) eTOM
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Product Management
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) xDSL
4 3 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
4 3 (33.33%) DSLAM
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) PSTN
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Intergraph
4 3 (33.33%) Smallworld
4 3 (33.33%) Cramer
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) RIP
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) MPEG
5 2 (22.22%) Unix

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 (33.33%) Smallworld
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Broadband
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) DSLAM
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) PSTN
3 3 (33.33%) xDSL
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) RIP
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Telnet
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Designer
1 3 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Video On Demand Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IPTV Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital TV
1 2 (22.22%) IPTV
1 2 (22.22%) MPEG
1 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
1 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
2 1 (11.11%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) eTOM
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) DRM
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Video Content Ingestion
3 2 (22.22%) Video Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cramer
1 3 (33.33%) Intergraph
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Tektronix