The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 102 110 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -40
Contract jobs citing ATM 18 16 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.64% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 2.52% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
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£335 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 - £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £365 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.16% -18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -
ATM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
584 636 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.76% 25.39% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 212 220
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £42.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ATM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 6 £400 -
Newbury - 4 - -
Slough - 3 £250 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
ATM
South East

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ATM 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 ATM.

1 30 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 27 (61.36%) Ethernet
3 22 (50.00%) SDH
4 21 (47.73%) Radio Access Network
5 20 (45.45%) 3G
6 16 (36.36%) VPN
7 15 (34.09%) 2G
8 11 (25.00%) CCNP
8 11 (25.00%) CCNA
8 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (25.00%) VoIP
8 11 (25.00%) UNIX
9 10 (22.73%) Firewall
9 10 (22.73%) Huawei
9 10 (22.73%) xDSL
10 9 (20.45%) 4G
10 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.45%) Degree
10 9 (20.45%) Cisco
11 8 (18.18%) SQL
11 8 (18.18%) Cramer
12 7 (15.91%) SS7
12 7 (15.91%) Oracle
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.91%) MGW
12 7 (15.91%) SIGTRAN
13 6 (13.64%) LTE
13 6 (13.64%) Sun
13 6 (13.64%) PPP
13 6 (13.64%) Sun Certification

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ATM 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 ATM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) Ethernet
2 22 (50.00%) SDH
3 21 (47.73%) Radio Access Network
4 20 (45.45%) 3G
5 16 (36.36%) VPN
6 15 (34.09%) 2G
7 11 (25.00%) VoIP
8 10 (22.73%) Firewall
8 10 (22.73%) xDSL
9 9 (20.45%) 4G
10 7 (15.91%) SIGTRAN
10 7 (15.91%) MGW
10 7 (15.91%) SS7
11 6 (13.64%) MPLS
11 6 (13.64%) PPP
11 6 (13.64%) Broadband
11 6 (13.64%) LTE
11 6 (13.64%) DSLAM
12 5 (11.36%) GGSN
12 5 (11.36%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 30 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 5 (11.36%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
1 6 (13.64%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Tester
2 5 (11.36%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Strategy Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Architecture Manager
3 4 (9.09%) IP Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Technical Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Databuild Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) XML
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
1 1 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Economics
3 1 (2.27%) DataPower
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) UNIX
2 6 (13.64%) Solaris
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Migration
2 5 (11.36%) Validation
3 4 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 4 (9.09%) Service Management
3 4 (9.09%) Network Design
3 4 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) Use Case
4 3 (6.82%) Network Management
5 2 (4.55%) Line Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Planning
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.55%) UML
5 2 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) CCNP
1 11 (25.00%) CCNA
1 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.45%) Degree
3 6 (13.64%) Sun Certification
3 6 (13.64%) SCSA
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) CCDA
6 1 (2.27%) CCDP
6 1 (2.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Huawei
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 8 (18.18%) Cramer
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.64%) Sun
5 6 (13.64%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Veritas
6 4 (9.09%) Ericsson
7 3 (6.82%) Nokia
7 3 (6.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
8 2 (4.55%) Siemens
9 1 (2.27%) Sybase
9 1 (2.27%) IBM
9 1 (2.27%) ComArch
9 1 (2.27%) BT
9 1 (2.27%) NEC