The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 77 91
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.74% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £300 £203
% change year-on-year -20.83% +48.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £44.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -69.31% +40.80%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 211 172 217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.73% 16.73% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 68 82
Median daily rate £425 £399 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% -5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Broadband as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Buckinghamshire

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Buckinghamshire

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in Buckinghamshire