Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for GPON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GPON over the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 179 -
Contract jobs citing GPON 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.065% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate - £268 £300
% change year-on-year - -10.83% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

GPON 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 668 727 866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.12% 15.69% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 431 460
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £160 £181
90th Percentile £530 £500 £525
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 37
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £24.98 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.95% +16.19% +22.86%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.85 £11.77
90th Percentile £28.10 £55.50 £39.70
England median hourly rate £19.69 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% -16.89% +12.50%

GPON
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing GPON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GPON in the West Midlands