The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
South East / Surrey
Rank - 100 89
Contract jobs citing Broadband 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.078% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.26% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £405 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +211.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £300 £225
% change year-on-year -29.16% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £44.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -69.66% +42.40%  

Broadband 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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 381 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.54% 29.65% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 219 153
Median daily rate £380 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.40% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Surrey

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Surrey

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in Surrey