Period
to 17 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fibre Optics in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fibre Optics over the 6 months to 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Fibre Optics
England > North East
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 111 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +149
Contract jobs citing Fibre Optics 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.099% 0.072% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £250 £310 £238
% change year-on-year -19.35% +30.53% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% - -
England median hourly rate £30.26 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +72.91% +9.38% -39.62%

Fibre Optics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 306 451 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.39% 32.56% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 326 287
North East median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £256 £305 £250
90th Percentile £525 £556 £593
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 20
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -59.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £14.94 £8.89 £10.30
90th Percentile £54.30 £25.60 £44.13
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.69 £21.50
% change year-on-year +11.16% -3.77% +7.50%

Fibre Optics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Fibre Optics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Optics in the North East

Fibre Optics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fibre Optics in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fibre Optics in the North East

Fibre Optics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fibre Optics in the North East

Fibre Optics
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Optics within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Tyne and Wear +18 1 - -
Fibre Optics
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Optics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Fibre Optics.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Openreach

Fibre Optics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Openreach