The table below looks at the statistics for GPON skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPON over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank 628 - 619
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GPON 15 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% - 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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
8718 8059 7220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.23% 14.38% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5279 4535 3866
Median daily rate £390 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 479 396
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.30 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

GPON
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GPON Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GPON
Daily Rate Trend

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

GPON Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GPON
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GPON within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 - 10 £400 -
London - 9 £400 -
South East - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -

GPON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GPON 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 GPON.

1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 12 (63.16%) VDSL
2 12 (63.16%) DOCSIS
3 9 (47.37%) B2B
4 7 (36.84%) Network Design
4 7 (36.84%) Business Development
4 7 (36.84%) Presales
5 6 (31.58%) AutoCAD
5 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
6 5 (26.32%) Smallworld
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) QGIS
7 4 (21.05%) GIS
7 4 (21.05%) CAD
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
10 1 (5.26%) QA
10 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
10 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (5.26%) Back Office
10 1 (5.26%) BT
10 1 (5.26%) Migration
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 1 (5.26%) Windows
10 1 (5.26%) Cisco
10 1 (5.26%) Intel
10 1 (5.26%) PMI

GPON
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 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
2 5 (26.32%) Smallworld
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DOCSIS
1 12 (63.16%) VDSL
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) QGIS
2 4 (21.05%) GIS
General
1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Build Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Operations Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Planning Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Architect
2 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) IT Architect
2 1 (5.26%) Network Planner
2 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) B2B
2 7 (36.84%) Business Development
2 7 (36.84%) Network Design
2 7 (36.84%) Presales
3 4 (21.05%) CAD
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) BT
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) Intel