Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 November 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.

Broadband
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 88 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Broadband 8 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 1.75% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £160 - £406
10th Percentile £123 - £401
90th Percentile £241 - £417
East of England median daily rate £193 £213 £300
% change year-on-year -9.41% -29.17% +81.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £12.79 £43.50
% change year-on-year +251.84% -70.60% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 324 285 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 20.70% 20.49% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 158 145
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £126 £245 £263
90th Percentile £547 £525 £545
East of England median daily rate £370 £364 £375
% change year-on-year +1.72% -3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 9 43
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £20.00 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.98% -7.08% +38.87%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.00 £9.10
90th Percentile £33.15 £44.15 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Hertfordshire

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Hertfordshire

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Broadband in Hertfordshire

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in Hertfordshire

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Stevenage -6 5 £228 -
Hatfield - 1 - -
Broadband
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Network Management
2 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) ISDN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) ISDN
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Support
2 4 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Management
1 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco