The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Structured Cabling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Structured Cabling
London / City of London
Rank 147 157 186
Rank change year-on-year +10 +29  
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.030% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £133 - £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £210 £400
% change year-on-year -9.52% -47.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  

Structured Cabling 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 346 381 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.41% 11.57% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 281 503
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +39.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £19.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Structured Cabling in the City of London

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Structured Cabling in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Structured Cabling in the City of London

Structured Cabling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Structured Cabling in the City of London

Structured Cabling
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Structured Cabling.

1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 4 (57.14%) Network Management
3 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 4 (57.14%) VXLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Arista
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Investment Management
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) BGP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) OSPF
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) VXLAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Support
1 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Voice Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Voice Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cabling Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Investment Management
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Arista
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £230.00 - £255.00 per day
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