The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 106 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing Broadband 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.054% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 4.20% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £273 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £335 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.77% -9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +23.07%
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Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 143 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.13% 8.93% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 81 72
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 11
Average hourly rate £14.87 £12.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -21.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £17.50 £75.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy