Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 October 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 148 150
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.19% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.41% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median daily rate - - £175
England median daily rate £375 £313 £361
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - £13.86 £12.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.91% -35.39%
England median hourly rate £44.25 £13.86 £12.28
% change year-on-year +219.26% +12.91% -20.81%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 421 427 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.33% 13.69% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 278 268
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £329 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.46% -12.97% +8.08%
10th Percentile £133 £150 £200
90th Percentile £517 £500 £598
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 24
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £13.86 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.03% -8.36% +4.31%
10th Percentile £11.41 £9.75 £8.69
90th Percentile £45.38 £52.50 £30.90
England median hourly rate £19.69 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% -16.89% +12.50%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in the East Midlands

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in the East Midlands

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in the East Midlands