The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 16 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 Suffolk 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.38 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -48.87%
Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 22 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.63% 11.22% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 21
Average daily rate £350 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.25 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -61.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £12.45 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Broadband
East of England

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk