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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 264 253
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11  
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 5 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.064% 0.078% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.39% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £330 £333
% change year-on-year -35.60% -0.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.75 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.73% +4.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £49.46 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £18.38 £22.83
% change year-on-year -15.64% -19.51%  

Structured Cabling is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1336 1791 1832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.20% 19.85% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 990 901
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 124 115
Median hourly rate £22.38 £38.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.88% +28.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Structured Cabling as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +9 3 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Structured Cabling
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) CCTV
4 3 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) RFID
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing

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 2 (13.33%) RFID
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Cabling Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IMAC Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) CCTV
2 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £445.35 - £500.99 per annum
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