The table below looks at the statistics for VSAT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSAT over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank - 590 550
Contract jobs citing VSAT 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.014% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £365
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7774 7270 6969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.17% 13.74% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4375 3941 3534
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 388 526
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

VSAT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VSAT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VSAT
Daily Rate Trend

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

VSAT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VSAT
Hourly Rate Trend

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

VSAT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK