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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank 605 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GPON 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7611 7835 8312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.17% 14.32% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4574 4599 4756
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 475 451
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 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 5 December 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 - 20 £275 -
South East - 14 £275 -
Berkshire - 7 £300 -
Surrey - 7 £260 -
Reading - 6 £300 -
Guildford - 5 £260 -
Cornwall - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -

GPON
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 33 (82.50%) Telecoms
2 14 (35.00%) Presales
3 11 (27.50%) GIS
3 11 (27.50%) DOCSIS
3 11 (27.50%) DSLAM
3 11 (27.50%) VDSL
3 11 (27.50%) Network Design
4 10 (25.00%) B2B
5 9 (22.50%) CAD
6 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 8 (20.00%) Finance
6 8 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (17.50%) AutoCAD
8 6 (15.00%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) ArcGIS
9 5 (12.50%) Smallworld
9 5 (12.50%) QGIS
9 5 (12.50%) Business Development
10 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
10 3 (7.50%) sed
11 2 (5.00%) Huawei
12 1 (2.50%) Marketing
12 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.50%) Customer Insight
12 1 (2.50%) Nokia
12 1 (2.50%) BT
12 1 (2.50%) Virgin Media

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 5 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 5 (12.50%) Smallworld
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DOCSIS
1 11 (27.50%) DSLAM
1 11 (27.50%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) GIS
2 5 (12.50%) QGIS
General
1 33 (82.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Network Support
1 7 (17.50%) Quantity Surveyor
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (12.50%) Build Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Planning Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Radio Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Engagement Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Field Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Products Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Product Support
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms Quantity Surveyor
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Presales
2 11 (27.50%) Network Design
3 10 (25.00%) B2B
4 9 (22.50%) CAD
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Business Development
7 1 (2.50%) Customer Insight
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
2 2 (5.00%) Huawei
3 1 (2.50%) BT
3 1 (2.50%) Nokia
3 1 (2.50%) Virgin Media