The table below looks at the statistics for Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Cabling
Rank 246 245 232
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 24 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.066% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£200 £253 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% -42.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £180 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £180 £308
% change year-on-year
- -41.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.83 £59.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.30% +198.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £35.50 £17.30
% change year-on-year
-35.69% +105.26%
Structured Cabling
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
1817 1815 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.34% 19.84% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 859 741
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 97 102
Average hourly rate £27.00 £20.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Structured Cabling
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Structured Cabling Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Structured Cabling
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Structured Cabling Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Structured Cabling
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Structured Cabling across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Structured Cabling Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Structured Cabling
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling across the South East region.

Structured Cabling Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Structured Cabling
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Structured Cabling across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Structured Cabling Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Structured Cabling
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 Structured Cabling within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - 8 £415 -
Hampshire - 7 - - 1
Oxfordshire -20 5 £180 -44.61%
West Sussex -15 1 £220 +22.22%
Structured Cabling
England

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 17 (51.52%) Data Centre
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (45.45%) Wireless
4 14 (42.42%) Firewall
4 14 (42.42%) CCNA
5 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 12 (36.36%) DNS
5 12 (36.36%) Cisco
5 12 (36.36%) LAN
5 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 12 (36.36%) SNMP
6 11 (33.33%) Windows
6 11 (33.33%) VPN
6 11 (33.33%) SAN
6 11 (33.33%) VMware
6 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (30.30%) Lync
7 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (27.27%) CA Spectrum
8 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (27.27%) e-Health
8 9 (27.27%) Change Management
8 9 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (27.27%) DSL
8 9 (27.27%) CA
8 9 (27.27%) CCNP
8 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (27.27%) MCSE
8 9 (27.27%) SQL Server

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (30.30%) Lync
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) Wireless
2 14 (42.42%) Firewall
3 12 (36.36%) LAN
3 12 (36.36%) WAN
3 12 (36.36%) SNMP
3 12 (36.36%) DNS
4 11 (33.33%) SAN
4 11 (33.33%) VPN
5 9 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (27.27%) DSL
6 8 (24.24%) IPsec
7 7 (21.21%) WLAN
7 7 (21.21%) Skype
7 7 (21.21%) WebEx
8 5 (15.15%) DHCP
9 3 (9.09%) VLAN
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
11 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (6.06%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
2 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Analyst
2 2 (6.06%) Consultant
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Network Support
3 1 (3.03%) Network Planner
3 1 (3.03%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Microwave Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
3 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (27.27%) e-Health
3 7 (21.21%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Vista
5 3 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Change Management
2 7 (21.21%) Network Design
2 7 (21.21%) Capacity Management
3 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) CCNP
3 9 (27.27%) MCSE
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Samba
3 3 (9.09%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) CA
4 7 (21.21%) NetApp
4 7 (21.21%) SonicWALL
4 7 (21.21%) Polycom
4 7 (21.21%) Tandberg
4 7 (21.21%) Aerohive Networks
4 7 (21.21%) QNAP
5 6 (18.18%) F5
5 6 (18.18%) Spiceworks
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) ProCurve
7 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 3 (9.09%) Brocade
8 1 (3.03%) ION Trading
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix