The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 573 561 548
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing Broadband 88 102 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.28% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 55 51
Median daily rate £375 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £208 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.72 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.75% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8725 7949 7689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.93% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5338 4551 4078
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 485 443
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Broadband Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Broadband
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Broadband Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Broadband
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England 0 77 £361 -1.90% 46
London -12 25 £448 +11.87% 7
South East +5 24 £361 - 9
Yorkshire +7 11 £351 -12.37% 16
Hampshire +4 8 £361 - 3
Berkshire -16 8 £310 -9.15% 2
Reading +3 6 £475 +24.18% 2
Wales - 6 £375 -
Hook 0 5 £361 -
South Wales - 5 £375 -
East of England +22 4 £213 -22.72% 2
West Midlands -23 4 £288 - 2
Cardiff - 4 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £351 -
Milton Keynes +11 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £400 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 3 £350 -12.50% 14
South West +1 3 £450 +39.53% 3
North West -4 3 - - 6
West Sussex -7 3 £135 -20.58% 1
Leeds - 3 £350 - 14
Harrogate - 3 £351 -
City of London +45 2 £130 -65.33% 1
Glasgow +5 2 £420 - 1
Horsham 0 2 - -
Scotland -1 2 £420 - 2
Birmingham -13 2 £288 -
Worcestershire - 2 - - 2
North East - 2 £350 - 1
Hull - 2 £352 -

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Broadband.

1 88 (49.44%) Telecoms
2 61 (34.27%) Cisco
3 47 (26.40%) VPN
3 47 (26.40%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (24.16%) WAN
5 42 (23.60%) Firewall
6 41 (23.03%) ITIL
7 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
7 36 (20.22%) Network Security
8 33 (18.54%) Wireless
9 32 (17.98%) Network Design
9 32 (17.98%) ISDN
10 29 (16.29%) Security Cleared
11 27 (15.17%) Network Monitoring
12 26 (14.61%) Network Management
13 24 (13.48%) Internet
14 23 (12.92%) MPLS
15 22 (12.36%) Migration
16 20 (11.24%) CCNA
16 20 (11.24%) DV Cleared
17 19 (10.67%) Driving Licence
17 19 (10.67%) Juniper
18 18 (10.11%) CCNP
18 18 (10.11%) Windows
18 18 (10.11%) Linux
19 17 (9.55%) Ethernet
20 16 (8.99%) Service Management
21 14 (7.87%) LAN
21 14 (7.87%) ADSL
21 14 (7.87%) MS Excel

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (2.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.25%) CMS
3 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.69%) IIS
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.56%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.49%) MS Office
3 7 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.56%) assyst
3 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.56%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (26.40%) VPN
2 43 (24.16%) WAN
3 42 (23.60%) Firewall
4 36 (20.22%) Network Security
4 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
5 33 (18.54%) Wireless
6 32 (17.98%) ISDN
7 24 (13.48%) Internet
8 23 (12.92%) MPLS
9 17 (9.55%) Ethernet
10 14 (7.87%) ADSL
10 14 (7.87%) BGP
10 14 (7.87%) LAN
11 13 (7.30%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (6.74%) DNS
13 11 (6.18%) IPv4
14 10 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (5.06%) OSPF
16 8 (4.49%) 3G
16 8 (4.49%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.25%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.12%) GIS
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.56%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) JIRA
1 3 (1.69%) Subversion
2 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.12%) Hudson
2 2 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.12%) VectorCAST
3 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 88 (49.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.62%) Billing
2 10 (5.62%) Marketing
3 7 (3.93%) Finance
3 7 (3.93%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Advertising
4 3 (1.69%) Back Office
4 3 (1.69%) Electronics
4 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Military
5 2 (1.12%) Avionics
5 2 (1.12%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (17.98%) Network Engineer
2 29 (16.29%) Analyst
3 11 (6.18%) Network Analyst
4 10 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (5.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (5.06%) Network Support
5 9 (5.06%) Project Manager
5 9 (5.06%) Support Engineer
6 8 (4.49%) Telecoms Manager
7 7 (3.93%) Coordinator
7 7 (3.93%) IP Engineer
7 7 (3.93%) Product Manager
8 6 (3.37%) Business Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Cisco Support
8 6 (3.37%) Security Engineer
8 6 (3.37%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Service Manager
8 6 (3.37%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.37%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.81%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.69%) RSS
3 2 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.56%) JMS
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.56%) REST
4 1 (0.56%) Spring
4 1 (0.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.67%) Driving Licence
2 7 (3.93%) Digital TV
3 6 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (2.81%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.81%) User Experience
5 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.25%) Device Driver
5 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.12%) CCTV
7 2 (1.12%) FMCG
7 2 (1.12%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.12%) Statistics
7 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.11%) Linux
1 18 (10.11%) Windows
2 8 (4.49%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (2.25%) Unix
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.03%) ITIL
2 32 (17.98%) Network Design
3 27 (15.17%) Network Monitoring
4 26 (14.61%) Network Management
5 22 (12.36%) Migration
6 16 (8.99%) Service Management
7 14 (7.87%) Project Management
8 13 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.30%) Change Management
9 12 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.06%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.06%) Six Sigma
11 8 (4.49%) B2B
11 8 (4.49%) Programme Management
11 8 (4.49%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.93%) High Availability
12 7 (3.93%) Waterfall
13 6 (3.37%) Coaching
13 6 (3.37%) Lean Six Sigma
13 6 (3.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.93%) C
1 7 (3.93%) SQL
2 6 (3.37%) C++
2 6 (3.37%) Embedded C
3 4 (2.25%) Embedded C++
3 4 (2.25%) Python
4 2 (1.12%) ANSI C
4 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.56%) Go
5 1 (0.56%) Java
5 1 (0.56%) Perl
5 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.56%) Ruby
5 1 (0.56%) Rust
5 1 (0.56%) Scala
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (26.40%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (16.29%) Security Cleared
3 20 (11.24%) CCNA
3 20 (11.24%) DV Cleared
4 18 (10.11%) CCNP
5 11 (6.18%) Degree
5 11 (6.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.93%) CCIE
7 5 (2.81%) CCSA
7 5 (2.81%) CCSE
8 4 (2.25%) MCITP
8 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.69%) APMP
9 3 (1.69%) MCTS
10 2 (1.12%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (1.12%) CISSP
10 2 (1.12%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.12%) MCP
11 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.62%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.49%) SLA
3 6 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.12%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (2.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.81%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.69%) UAG
2 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.56%) HDFS
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.69%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.12%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.56%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (34.27%) Cisco
2 19 (10.67%) Juniper
3 13 (7.30%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.18%) CheckPoint
5 9 (5.06%) F5
6 6 (3.37%) Avaya
7 5 (2.81%) Blue Coat
7 5 (2.81%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (2.25%) BT
8 4 (2.25%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.25%) Perforce
9 3 (1.69%) HP
9 3 (1.69%) Huawei
9 3 (1.69%) Kaspersky
9 3 (1.69%) Nokia
9 3 (1.69%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.69%) Remedy
9 3 (1.69%) SAP
9 3 (1.69%) Verint
10 2 (1.12%) Polycom
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