The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 188 197 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing ATM 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.075% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 0.65% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.54 £31.25 -
% change year-on-year
-63.07% -
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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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
725 769 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.97% 11.56% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 491 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.20 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) Extranet
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Multimedia
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) TestNG
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Appium
7 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
1 5 (38.46%) Extranet
1 5 (38.46%) OSPF
1 5 (38.46%) BGP
1 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) SDH
2 1 (7.69%) UMTS
2 1 (7.69%) GSM
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) TestNG
1 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
1 2 (15.38%) Appium
General
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Multimedia
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (7.69%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Security Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) RAD
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) Ada
2 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.69%) Nokia