Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Structured Cabling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Structured Cabling over the 6 months to 24 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.

Structured Cabling
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 361 365
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +14
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 24 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.57% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 11
South East median daily rate £225 £115 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.65% -52.08% -26.15%
10th Percentile £167 £113 £163
90th Percentile £485 £265 £394
England median daily rate £220 £210 £255
% change year-on-year +4.76% -17.65% -16.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 14
South East median hourly rate - £46.96 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.69% -61.31%
England median hourly rate £32.50 £44.46 £22.83
% change year-on-year -26.90% +94.74% +1.47%

Structured Cabling 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 2955 3161 3553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.56% 18.99% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1598 1803 1910
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £180 £228 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 219 244
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +25.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.70 £11.83
90th Percentile £46.10 £54.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Structured Cabling in the South East

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Structured Cabling in the South East

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Structured Cabling in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Structured Cabling in the South East

Structured Cabling
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 Structured Cabling in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Structured Cabling in the South East

Structured Cabling
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 Structured Cabling within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Hampshire +3 10 £438 -
Thames Valley +3 10 £210 +82.61% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £175 -
Berkshire +13 4 £225 +95.65% 1
Surrey - 4 - - 2
Oxfordshire +9 1 - -
Structured Cabling
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
4 5 (20.83%) CCTV
4 5 (20.83%) Electronics
5 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.33%) C
7 2 (8.33%) MCSE
7 2 (8.33%) SLA
7 2 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) KVM
8 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
8 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence

Structured Cabling
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Cabling Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) CCTV
2 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Avaya