The first table below looks at the demand for Symposium 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 Symposium over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank 247 236 240
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Symposium 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.012% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.062% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £268 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.42 -
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1714 1622 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.70% 19.38% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 663 712
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 177
Average hourly rate £21.61 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Symposium
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Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Symposium
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Symposium Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Symposium
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Symposium Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Symposium
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 Symposium within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
West Sussex - - - -
Symposium
England

Symposium
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Symposium 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 Symposium.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Billing

Symposium
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Symposium 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 Symposium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Voice Analyst
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya