Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 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.

Broadband
London > Central London
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 158 275 288
Rank change year-on-year +117 +13 -35
Contract jobs citing Broadband 6 4 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.15% 0.047% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 0.42% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £365 - £182
10th Percentile £186 - £153
90th Percentile £595 - £398
London median daily rate £425 £421 £263
% change year-on-year +0.89% +60.48% -42.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
London median hourly rate £48.00 £32.50 £33.80
% change year-on-year +47.69% -3.85% +147.08%

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 391 945 1,162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.07% 11.13% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 702 894
Median daily rate £450 £486 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.46% +8.06% -
10th Percentile £203 £210 £213
90th Percentile £638 £656 £625
London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 26
Median hourly rate £35.75 £26.75 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.64% +47.79% -9.85%
10th Percentile £27.51 £18.64 £12.13
90th Percentile £52.83 £43.19 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.15% +26.68% -15.54%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Broadband in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Broadband in Central London over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Broadband in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +89 6 £365 - 5
Broadband
London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Record to Report
2 2 (33.33%) Source to Pay
2 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE Service Provider
3 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Design Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Community of Practice
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) HSRP
1 1 (16.67%) IPv4
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) RSVP
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) VPLS
1 1 (16.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Coach
1 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Communications Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Change Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Record to Report
1 2 (33.33%) Source to Pay
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Community of Practice
2 1 (16.67%) Design Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) EAI
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Groovy
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) XPath
1 1 (16.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE Service Provider
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat