The first table below looks at the demand for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 139 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing ADSL 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £210 £325
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.13 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-44.37% -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
425 383 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.96% 16.13% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 148 237
Average daily rate £315 £293 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 55 72
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.87 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
ADSL
England

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ADSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADSL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ADSL Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ADSL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 4 £450 +87.50% 1
Essex - - - -
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) L2TP
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) Broadband
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) BMC
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) PBX
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Broadband
1 4 (36.36%) L2TP
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) DPNSS
3 1 (9.09%) MGCP
3 1 (9.09%) SS7
3 1 (9.09%) Megaco
3 1 (9.09%) H.323
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) PBX
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) FreeRADIUS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) VMware