The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 545 518 517
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing ADSL 34 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.070% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £145 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £418 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £383 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 11
Average hourly rate £10.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.56 £15.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £24.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-47.50% +11.11%
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7287 6633 8388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.55% 13.66% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3987 3673 3880
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 387 659
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in England

ADSL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADSL across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ADSL Daily Rate Histogram in England

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in England

ADSL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADSL across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ADSL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ADSL
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
East of England -11 9 £450 -
South East -11 6 £275 -31.25% 4
West Midlands -8 5 £350 +70.73%
South West - 5 £166 -
London +6 3 - - 3
North West -6 3 £300 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 35 (51.47%) Cisco
2 34 (50.00%) WAN
3 26 (38.24%) MPLS
4 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
4 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
5 23 (33.82%) Firewall
6 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
6 21 (30.88%) VPN
7 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 19 (27.94%) Windows
9 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
9 14 (20.59%) Project Management
9 14 (20.59%) Broadband
9 14 (20.59%) LAN
9 14 (20.59%) Ethernet
9 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (17.65%) CCNA
10 12 (17.65%) ITIL
11 11 (16.18%) HP
11 11 (16.18%) Juniper
11 11 (16.18%) VoIP
11 11 (16.18%) BGP
12 10 (14.71%) Lotus
12 10 (14.71%) Internet
12 10 (14.71%) MS Office
12 10 (14.71%) IBM Notes
13 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
13 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.76%) Network Security
14 8 (11.76%) ATM

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.71%) IBM Notes
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Moodle
5 1 (1.47%) Lync
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (50.00%) WAN
2 26 (38.24%) MPLS
3 23 (33.82%) Firewall
4 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
4 21 (30.88%) VPN
5 14 (20.59%) Ethernet
5 14 (20.59%) Broadband
5 14 (20.59%) LAN
6 11 (16.18%) VoIP
6 11 (16.18%) BGP
7 10 (14.71%) Internet
8 8 (11.76%) DNS
8 8 (11.76%) ATM
8 8 (11.76%) Network Security
9 7 (10.29%) IPsec
9 7 (10.29%) SDH
10 6 (8.82%) OSPF
10 6 (8.82%) Wireless
11 5 (7.35%) IP Telephony
11 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) PVCS
2 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Consultant
5 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (4.41%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Network Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.41%) Open Source
3 2 (2.94%) EPoS
3 2 (2.94%) EFT
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.47%) PMI
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) IVR
4 1 (1.47%) e-Health
4 1 (1.47%) IPTV
4 1 (1.47%) CCTV
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.88%) Linux
5 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Project Management
1 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL
3 6 (8.82%) Service Management
3 6 (8.82%) Migration
3 6 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.94%) Matrix Management
7 2 (2.94%) CAFM
7 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Logistics
7 2 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.94%) Information Security
7 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Python
2 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.65%) CCNA
3 6 (8.82%) CCNP
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.88%) MCSE
5 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) CCIP
8 1 (1.47%) MCSA
8 1 (1.47%) MCT
8 1 (1.47%) CCIE
8 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.47%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.47%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.47%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.41%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.47%) NFS
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
5 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.94%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Cisco
2 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.18%) HP
3 11 (16.18%) Juniper
4 10 (14.71%) Lotus
5 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.82%) Symantec
6 6 (8.82%) VMware
6 6 (8.82%) ProCurve
6 6 (8.82%) Avaya
7 5 (7.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (7.35%) BMC
7 5 (7.35%) F5
7 5 (7.35%) Remedy
8 4 (5.88%) Huawei
8 4 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.88%) Ericsson
8 4 (5.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (4.41%) CA
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