The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank - 68 58
Contract jobs citing ADSL 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.25% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.24% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £340 £200
% change year-on-year
-44.85% +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £10.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.38 £30.00 £12.20
% change year-on-year
-58.75% +145.90%
ADSL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 161 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.59% 20.02% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 100 46
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £281 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £12.15 £27.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +81.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADSL 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telephony Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Acronis
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft