Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Broadband
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 203 216
Rank change year-on-year +26 +13 -33
Contract jobs citing Broadband 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 1.44% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £379 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.14% -12.44% -
10th Percentile £345 £255 £288
90th Percentile £421 £379 £463
England median daily rate £313 £385 £360
% change year-on-year -18.83% +7.09% +7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.72 £11.72 -
England median hourly rate £13.86 £12.28 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.91% -23.28% +45.45%

Broadband 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 665 836 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.10% 15.22% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 502 562
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £173 £226 £205
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 73
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -15.07%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.05 £10.26
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.75 £44.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.67 £20.50
% change year-on-year -17.50% +10.57% +2.50%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Yorkshire

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Yorkshire

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in Yorkshire

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
West Yorkshire +19 5 £420 +20.00% 5
South Yorkshire +13 1 £338 +164.71% 2
East Yorkshire -7 1 - - 4
Broadband
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) MRTG
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Netcool
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) BGP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) MPLS
1 2 (28.57%) MRTG
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IP Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) CMS Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (28.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper