The table below looks at the statistics for ISUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISUP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISDN User Part (ISUP)
Rank 108 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing ISUP 5 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 1.40% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £250 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
ISUP
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
486 571 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.55% 22.23% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 275 239
Median daily rate £365 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

ISUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ISUP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISUP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISUP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISUP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISUP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell 0 3 £205 -
Slough - 1 £275 -
ISUP
South East

ISUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ISUP.

1 5 (71.43%) INAP
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) SCCP
2 3 (42.86%) GENBAND
3 2 (28.57%) UMTS
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (28.57%) MGW
3 2 (28.57%) GSM
3 2 (28.57%) Q.931
3 2 (28.57%) Nortel
3 2 (28.57%) SS7
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (14.29%) GGSN
4 1 (14.29%) SGSN
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Megaco
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) ISDN
4 1 (14.29%) PBX
4 1 (14.29%) PSTN
4 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
4 1 (14.29%) WCDMA
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

ISUP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) INAP
2 3 (42.86%) SCCP
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (28.57%) GSM
3 2 (28.57%) MGW
3 2 (28.57%) Q.931
3 2 (28.57%) SS7
3 2 (28.57%) UMTS
4 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
4 1 (14.29%) GGSN
4 1 (14.29%) ISDN
4 1 (14.29%) PBX
4 1 (14.29%) PSTN
4 1 (14.29%) SGSN
4 1 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (14.29%) Softswitch
4 1 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (14.29%) VoLTE
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Control Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) VAS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) GENBAND
2 2 (28.57%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) VMware