Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Value-Added Service skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Value-Added Service over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Value-Added Service
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 634 - 615
Rank change year-on-year - +615 +5
Contract jobs citing Value-Added Service 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
London median daily rate £300 - £425
10th Percentile £260 - £211
90th Percentile £330 - £478
England median daily rate £344 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Value-Added Service 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 5471 6052 5852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.61% 13.63% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3702 3961 3865
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £210 £260 £225
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 150 173
London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.58 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.29% -9.39% +9.63%
10th Percentile £12.58 £11.48 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +7.14% +5.00%

Value-Added Service
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Value-Added Service as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Value-Added Service in London

Value-Added Service
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Value-Added Service in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Value-Added Service 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 Value-Added Service.

1 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) GGSN
4 2 (28.57%) SGSN
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 2 (28.57%) Tekelec
5 1 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (14.29%) Acme Packet
5 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification

Value-Added Service
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
1 2 (28.57%) GGSN
1 2 (28.57%) SGSN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
2 2 (28.57%) Nokia
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Tekelec
3 1 (14.29%) Acme Packet
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft