The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 94 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Broadband 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.31% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 1.75% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
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£350 £283 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% +17.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 - £14.50
Broadband
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 228 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.10% 17.55% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 122 168
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -45.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
Reigate -2 2 £350 +27.27%
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) IBM