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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 110 103 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -41
Contract jobs citing ATM 16 18 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.73% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.77% 2.74% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 9
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£433 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £370 £458
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -19.12%
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
578 656 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.89% 26.65% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 244 228
Average daily rate £335 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £59.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -17 7 £525 - 1
Newbury - 4 - -
Bracknell -4 2 - - 1
Slough - 1 £180 -
ATM
South East

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 25 (67.57%) Ethernet
2 21 (56.76%) Telecoms
3 20 (54.05%) SDH
4 15 (40.54%) Radio Access Network
5 14 (37.84%) VPN
5 14 (37.84%) 3G
6 11 (29.73%) VoIP
6 11 (29.73%) Degree
6 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (27.03%) Huawei
7 10 (27.03%) Firewall
7 10 (27.03%) UNIX
8 9 (24.32%) CCNP
8 9 (24.32%) CCNA
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (24.32%) 2G
8 9 (24.32%) 4G
9 8 (21.62%) xDSL
9 8 (21.62%) SQL
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco
10 7 (18.92%) SS7
10 7 (18.92%) SIGTRAN
11 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (16.22%) SCSA
11 6 (16.22%) DSLAM
11 6 (16.22%) Sun Certification
11 6 (16.22%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) Sun

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (16.22%) MS Office
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) Ethernet
2 20 (54.05%) SDH
3 15 (40.54%) Radio Access Network
4 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 14 (37.84%) 3G
5 11 (29.73%) VoIP
6 10 (27.03%) Firewall
7 9 (24.32%) 2G
7 9 (24.32%) 4G
8 8 (21.62%) xDSL
9 7 (18.92%) SIGTRAN
9 7 (18.92%) SS7
10 6 (16.22%) DSLAM
10 6 (16.22%) Broadband
10 6 (16.22%) PPP
10 6 (16.22%) LTE
10 6 (16.22%) MGW
11 4 (10.81%) IPsec
11 4 (10.81%) GGSN
11 4 (10.81%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) DB2
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 21 (56.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Architect
1 5 (13.51%) Tester
2 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
2 4 (10.81%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (10.81%) Technical Tester
2 4 (10.81%) Strategy Manager
2 4 (10.81%) Architecture Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Databuild Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.41%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) IP Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) DataPower
3 2 (5.41%) Economics
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Solaris
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ETL
1 5 (13.51%) Validation
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Service Management
2 4 (10.81%) Network Design
2 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
2 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
2 4 (10.81%) Test Planning
3 3 (8.11%) Network Management
4 2 (5.41%) Use Case
4 2 (5.41%) Network Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) UML
5 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCNP
2 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 6 (16.22%) Sun Certification
3 6 (16.22%) SCSA
4 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) CCDA
6 1 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Huawei
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco
3 6 (16.22%) Veritas
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Sun
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Ab Initio
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Ericsson
6 3 (8.11%) Nokia
6 3 (8.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (5.41%) Cramer
7 2 (5.41%) Siemens
8 1 (2.70%) BT
8 1 (2.70%) NEC
8 1 (2.70%) ComArch