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 3 months to 27 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.

Broadband
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 - 132
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Broadband 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £301 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £300 £321
% change year-on-year -29.16% -6.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £17.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £44.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -68.85% +154.28%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 316 369 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.88% 12.99% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 208 276
Median daily rate £425 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £192 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 23
Median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +7.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 4 £301 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) ACCA
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp

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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ACCA
1 3 (50.00%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) VMware