Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 January 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 91 97
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing Broadband 1 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.91% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Reading median daily rate - - £315
Berkshire median daily rate £263 £450 £315
% change year-on-year -41.67% +42.86% -23.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Reading median hourly rate - - £12.48
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 - £12.48

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 236 366 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.99% 26.09% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 154 231
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.36% +3.20%
10th Percentile £256 £213 £238
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year - +6.52% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 30
Reading median hourly rate £25.33 £41.25 £35.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.60% +15.21% +104.60%
10th Percentile £15.28 £13.13 £12.21
90th Percentile £46.98 £55.65 £70.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £20.56 £39.00
% change year-on-year -34.35% -47.28% +122.86%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Reading

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Reading

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband 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 Reading region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management