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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISDN User Part (ISUP)
Rank - 122 120
Contract jobs citing ISUP 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.040% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.19% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
488 532 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.83% 21.14% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 288 273
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £485 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 4 (80.00%) INAP
2 3 (60.00%) SCCP
2 3 (60.00%) GENBAND
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SS7
3 2 (40.00%) Q.931
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) MGW
4 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Softswitch
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol

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 4 (80.00%) INAP
2 3 (60.00%) SCCP
3 2 (40.00%) Q.931
3 2 (40.00%) SS7
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) MGW
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (20.00%) Softswitch
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) GENBAND
2 2 (40.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) VMware