Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 883 886
Contract jobs citing eduroam 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.036% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
UK median daily rate - £235 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.96% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £235 -
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 13,515 13,966 15,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.88% 13.53% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,156 8,606 9,423
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 708 795
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.19 £11.67
90th Percentile £48.17 £46.33 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -5.26% -20.00% +15.85%

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