Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Virgin Media products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virgin Media over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Virgin Media.

Virgin Media
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 342 373
Rank change year-on-year -29 +31 +5
Contract jobs citing Virgin Media 1 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.086% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.013% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 18
South East median daily rate £455 £330 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.88% +47.80% -
10th Percentile £443 £175 £113
90th Percentile £468 £490 £367
England median daily rate £493 £250 £190
% change year-on-year +97.00% +31.58% -36.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £12.58
England median hourly rate - £9.33 £10.38
% change year-on-year - -10.07% -

Virgin Media is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7969 7862 9138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.47% 48.47% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4637 4540 5126
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £240 £220 £230
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 391 448
South East median hourly rate £17.31 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.42% -16.67% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.43
90th Percentile £43.50 £46.96 £47.26
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +4.67%

Virgin Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Virgin Media in the South East

Virgin Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virgin Media in the South East

Virgin Media
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 Virgin Media within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Berkshire -1 1 £455 +44.44% 1
Thames Valley -22 1 £455 +44.44% 1
Virgin Media
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Virgin Media 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 Virgin Media.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Samsung

Virgin Media
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 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (100.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Samsung