The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Berkshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 104 72 28
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -44
Contract jobs citing ATM 16 51 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 2.12% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.49% 7.88% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 25
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- £241 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £458 £348
% change year-on-year
-20.21% +31.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £27.50
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
642 647 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.52% 26.91% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 221 206
Average daily rate £338 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 32
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
ATM
South East

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
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 31 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 15 - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
ATM
South East

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 23 (47.92%) SDH
3 20 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 20 (41.67%) 3G
3 20 (41.67%) LTE
4 16 (33.33%) Huawei
4 16 (33.33%) BGP
4 16 (33.33%) 2G
5 15 (31.25%) VPN
6 14 (29.17%) Cisco
6 14 (29.17%) MPLS
7 13 (27.08%) Radio Access Network
8 10 (20.83%) OSPF
8 10 (20.83%) UMTS
9 9 (18.75%) WAN
9 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 9 (18.75%) DWDM
9 9 (18.75%) VRRP
9 9 (18.75%) Network Design
9 9 (18.75%) Firewall
9 9 (18.75%) BT
10 8 (16.67%) UNIX
10 8 (16.67%) LAN
10 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 7 (14.58%) ADSL
11 7 (14.58%) GPRS
11 7 (14.58%) Project Management
11 7 (14.58%) SS7
11 7 (14.58%) Nokia

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
3 4 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) SDH
2 20 (41.67%) Ethernet
2 20 (41.67%) 3G
2 20 (41.67%) LTE
3 16 (33.33%) 2G
3 16 (33.33%) BGP
4 15 (31.25%) VPN
5 14 (29.17%) MPLS
6 13 (27.08%) Radio Access Network
7 10 (20.83%) OSPF
7 10 (20.83%) UMTS
8 9 (18.75%) WAN
8 9 (18.75%) DWDM
8 9 (18.75%) Firewall
8 9 (18.75%) VRRP
9 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.67%) LAN
10 7 (14.58%) ADSL
10 7 (14.58%) GPRS
10 7 (14.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) MS Access
2 3 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Test Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) RAN Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Databuild Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Coordinator
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (8.33%) Project Support Coordinator
6 4 (8.33%) Transmission Planner
7 3 (6.25%) Transmission Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Provisioning Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Security Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) DataPower
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) UNIX
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) AIX
4 3 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Network Design
2 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Workflow
4 4 (8.33%) Change Control
5 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.25%) High Availability
5 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) Data Security
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security
6 2 (4.17%) Network Planning
6 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Security Management
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.08%) SABSA
7 1 (2.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
1 5 (10.42%) VB
2 3 (6.25%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) CCIP
4 3 (6.25%) CCNA
4 3 (6.25%) CCIE
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) BC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) IBM Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCNP
5 2 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) OPNET
2 3 (6.25%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Huawei
2 14 (29.17%) Cisco
3 9 (18.75%) BT
4 7 (14.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 7 (14.58%) Nokia
4 7 (14.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 6 (12.50%) Siemens
5 6 (12.50%) IBM
5 6 (12.50%) Nortel
5 6 (12.50%) Juniper
6 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.42%) Ericsson
6 5 (10.42%) Cramer
6 5 (10.42%) Business Objects
7 4 (8.33%) Remedy
8 3 (6.25%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) VMware
9 1 (2.08%) Amdocs
9 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.08%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent Contract Rate
Posted: 3 days ago