The table below looks at the statistics for ISDN 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 ISDN over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 113 131 141
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Contract jobs citing ISDN 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.083% 0.038% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.14% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £125 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -55.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £16.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+50.75% -42.85%
ISDN
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
639 696 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.50% 26.55% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 218 234
Average daily rate £355 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

ISDN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

ISDN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISDN
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISDN Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISDN
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISDN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

ISDN Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ISDN
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISDN Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISDN
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 ISDN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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 - 1 £275 - 1
Windsor - - - -
ISDN
South East

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISDN 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 ISDN.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) RTP
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) CCVP
4 4 (50.00%) MCTS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (37.50%) Frame Relay
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) ATM
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) SNA
5 3 (37.50%) IBM

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISDN 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 ISDN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) RTP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) Frame Relay
2 3 (37.50%) ATM
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) SNA
2 3 (37.50%) APPN
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) SONET
3 2 (25.00%) X.25
3 2 (25.00%) IGRP
3 2 (25.00%) PPP
3 2 (25.00%) FDDI
3 2 (25.00%) SMDS
4 1 (12.50%) MGCP
4 1 (12.50%) H.323
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) CCVP
3 4 (50.00%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCIP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Siemens
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel