Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for eduroam skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited eduroam over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 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.

eduroam
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 899 858 915
Rank change year-on-year -41 +57 -
Contract jobs citing eduroam 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median daily rate £225 £240 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £240 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

eduroam 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,697 12,991 16,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.41% 13.55% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,386 7,799 10,194
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £203 £200 £220
90th Percentile £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 763 736 811
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.19 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% -28.00% +21.95%

eduroam
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing eduroam as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for eduroam in the UK

eduroam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for eduroam in the UK

eduroam
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eduroam within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
England -7 1 £225 -6.25%
South West -10 1 £225 -6.25%
UK excluding London -31 1 £225 -6.25%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing eduroam also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for eduroam.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Snow

eduroam
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Snow
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware