The first table below looks at the demand for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ADSL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £245
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.63 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+21.60% +11.60%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 42 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.23% 21.99% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
ADSL
East of England

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ADSL across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADSL across the Bedfordshire region.

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADSL across the Bedfordshire region.

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ADSL
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ADSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ADSL.

1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ADSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling