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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS)
Rank 258 268 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing DOCSIS 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.045% 0.021% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 - -
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
1743 1803 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.53% 19.13% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 883 760
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 100
Median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +58.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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 30 June 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
Berkshire +1 4 £288 -
DOCSIS
England

DOCSIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Video Content Ingestion
3 3 (27.27%) SSH
3 3 (27.27%) IPTV
3 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
3 3 (27.27%) Video Processing
3 3 (27.27%) Tektronix
3 3 (27.27%) Video on Demand
3 3 (27.27%) xDSL
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) RIP
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 3 (27.27%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) DRM
3 3 (27.27%) Digital TV
3 3 (27.27%) Telnet
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) CMS
3 3 (27.27%) Games
3 3 (27.27%) Streaming Video

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 (27.27%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) BGP
2 3 (27.27%) Broadband
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
2 3 (27.27%) OSPF
2 3 (27.27%) PSTN
2 3 (27.27%) RIP
2 3 (27.27%) SNMP
2 3 (27.27%) SSH
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Telnet
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) xDSL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Design Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Video On Demand Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IPTV Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Digital TV
1 3 (27.27%) IPTV
1 3 (27.27%) MPEG
1 3 (27.27%) Streaming Video
1 3 (27.27%) Video on Demand
2 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) DRM
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Video Content Ingestion
2 3 (27.27%) Video Processing
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
1 3 (27.27%) Apple
1 3 (27.27%) Tektronix