Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 317 333
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 -57
Contract jobs citing Broadband 29 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.53% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 33
South East median daily rate £354 £361 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% +0.84% +6.55%
10th Percentile £198 £168 £164
90th Percentile £510 £485 £484
England median daily rate £313 £386 £361
% change year-on-year -19.09% +6.99% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £13.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.95% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.79 £10.99
90th Percentile £34.50 £29.67 £16.35
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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2893 3147 3553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.44% 18.94% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1564 1798 1904
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £231 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 219 242
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.14 £54.00 £47.83
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 the South East

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in the South East

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in the South East

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Broadband in the South East

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in the South East

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Broadband in the South East

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South East 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
Thames Valley -14 16 £263 -34.38% 2
Berkshire +2 12 £263 -15.32% 1
Hampshire +1 11 £372 +3.05% 3
Oxfordshire +5 3 - - 1
Surrey -11 2 £550 -
Buckinghamshire -28 1 £73 -81.88%
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 South East region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 11 (37.93%) Internet
3 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) Digital TV
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma
6 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
6 5 (17.24%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) IP Telephony
7 4 (13.79%) Validation
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) ADSL
7 4 (13.79%) ISDN
7 4 (13.79%) MPLS
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Finance
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (6.90%) Service Design
9 2 (6.90%) SSDT
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) ADSL
2 4 (13.79%) IP Telephony
2 4 (13.79%) ISDN
2 4 (13.79%) MPLS
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) 3G
3 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
3 2 (6.90%) 4G
3 2 (6.90%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) LTE
3 2 (6.90%) VoLTE
4 1 (3.45%) 802.11
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) IPv4
4 1 (3.45%) IPv6
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.90%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Service Transition Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Transition Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Network Support
4 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Integration Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.45%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Digital TV
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.90%) PMI
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma
4 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.90%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Design
6 2 (6.90%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.90%) PMP
1 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
2 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.45%) Huawei
2 1 (3.45%) Juniper
2 1 (3.45%) Verint