Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 558 554
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 -13
Contract jobs citing Broadband 52 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.78% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 33
London median daily rate £280 £470 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.43% +25.33% -
10th Percentile £108 £193 £175
90th Percentile £595 £588 £496
England median daily rate £313 £386 £361
% change year-on-year -19.09% +6.99% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
London median hourly rate £33.80 £95.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.61% +453.62% -
10th Percentile £31.90 £38.70 £11.51
90th Percentile £35.70 £157.90 £21.08
England median hourly rate £13.86 £12.28 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.91% -23.28% +45.45%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5329 6256 5948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.53% 13.93% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 4090 3922
London median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £218
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 141 180
London median hourly rate £19.64 £19.00 £18.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +1.58% -1.55%
10th Percentile £12.60 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.38 £50.00 £45.03
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in London

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in London

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Broadband in London

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in London

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +3 17 £135 -73.66% 2
West London -8 6 £318 -44.78%
Broadband
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 22 (42.31%) Wireless
2 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 17 (32.69%) Finance
4 13 (25.00%) Degree
5 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 12 (23.08%) VPN
6 11 (21.15%) WAN
6 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
7 10 (19.23%) Cisco
7 10 (19.23%) Windows
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (17.31%) Network Design
9 8 (15.38%) Marketing
9 8 (15.38%) 4G
9 8 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (13.46%) Service Management
10 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
10 7 (13.46%) ISDN
10 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
10 7 (13.46%) Office 365
10 7 (13.46%) Windows 10
10 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
11 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
11 6 (11.54%) iPhone
11 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
11 6 (11.54%) Network Security
11 6 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (11.54%) Network Management
11 6 (11.54%) LAN
12 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (42.31%) Wireless
2 12 (23.08%) VPN
3 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.15%) WAN
4 8 (15.38%) 4G
4 8 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (13.46%) ISDN
6 6 (11.54%) LAN
6 6 (11.54%) Network Security
7 5 (9.62%) BGP
7 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
7 5 (9.62%) Firewall
7 5 (9.62%) MPLS
7 5 (9.62%) Skype
8 3 (5.77%) 3G
8 3 (5.77%) Internet
8 3 (5.77%) VoIP
9 2 (3.85%) DSL
9 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
9 2 (3.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.92%) InfluxDB
1 1 (1.92%) MySQL
1 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 17 (32.69%) Finance
3 8 (15.38%) Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Law
6 2 (3.85%) Advertising
6 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.85%) Local Government
7 1 (1.92%) Billing
7 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) IT Support
2 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Junior IT Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Junior IT Support
5 5 (9.62%) Junior Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) Bokeh
2 1 (1.92%) D3.js
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) HTML5
2 1 (1.92%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) iPhone
3 5 (9.62%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.77%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.92%) Handset
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) STB
6 1 (1.92%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows 10
2 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Unix
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Network Design
2 7 (13.46%) Service Management
3 6 (11.54%) Network Management
3 6 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) ITSM
4 5 (9.62%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.69%) Product Management
5 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (5.77%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Coaching
7 2 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.92%) R
3 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) CCIE
6 3 (5.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.85%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.85%) MCSE
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
1 1 (1.92%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.92%) Cacti
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.92%) Grafana
1 1 (1.92%) Icinga
1 1 (1.92%) Nagios
1 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) Salt
1 1 (1.92%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Avaya
3 5 (9.62%) ServiceNow
3 5 (9.62%) Symantec
4 4 (7.69%) BT
4 4 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (3.85%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.85%) BroadSoft
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) FactSet
6 1 (1.92%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau