The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing ATM 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £408 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £365 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.16% -18.88%
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% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 135 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.36% 16.94% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 58 67
Average daily rate £450 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 24
Average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.84 £14.00 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Modernizr
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Tandem
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft