Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 289 259
Rank change year-on-year +45 -30 +3
Contract jobs citing Broadband 6 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.080% 0.099% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.89% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Central London median daily rate £456 £319 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.14% +136.11% -73.66%
10th Percentile £275 £230 £108
90th Percentile £500 £399 £506
London median daily rate £475 £256 £275
% change year-on-year +85.37% -6.65% -41.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £33.18 £33.80 £33.80
% change year-on-year -1.85% - -64.61%

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 808 1,007 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.83% 11.08% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 763 706
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £200 £163 £213
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 16
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.76 £16.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% +10.63% -8.09%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £12.41
90th Percentile £31.80 £25.50 £22.58
London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.57
% change year-on-year -4.55% +12.42% +3.00%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Central London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Broadband in Central London

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor 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 12 November 2019. 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 +35 5 £475 +46.15% 7
West End of London - 1 £140 -
Broadband
London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (33.33%) Architectural Design
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
3 1 (16.67%) Redis
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Go
3 1 (16.67%) Softphone
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Softphone
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Presto
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Architectural Design
1 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Openreach
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) VMware