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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 540 550 537
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing ADSL 48 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.064% 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.43% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 11
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£381 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £428 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £205
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +52.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 7
Average hourly rate £12.35 £10.33 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% -48.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £10.33 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.61% -48.37%
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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
7540 7613 6656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.02% 14.88% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4386 4213 3695
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 424 386
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

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 2 September 2015.

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
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 2 September 2015. 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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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
London +6 19 £406 - 4
South East -14 12 £338 +22.72% 5
West Midlands +11 10 £275 -21.42% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £363 - 1
North East - 2 - - 1
South West -4 1 - - 2
North West -29 1 - - 4
Midlands - 1 £320 -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 63 (68.48%) WAN
1 63 (68.48%) Cisco
2 55 (59.78%) LAN
3 42 (45.65%) MPLS
4 39 (42.39%) TCP/IP
5 38 (41.30%) DNS
6 36 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (38.04%) ITIL
8 33 (35.87%) OSPF
8 33 (35.87%) BGP
9 32 (34.78%) Juniper
10 31 (33.70%) VPN
10 31 (33.70%) Firewall
11 30 (32.61%) Internet
11 30 (32.61%) Ethernet
12 29 (31.52%) DHCP
13 28 (30.43%) Windows
13 28 (30.43%) EIGRP
13 28 (30.43%) Telecoms
14 26 (28.26%) Data Centre
15 24 (26.09%) IPsec
16 23 (25.00%) SSL
17 21 (22.83%) CCNP
18 19 (20.65%) CheckPoint
19 18 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
20 17 (18.48%) Network Design
20 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
21 16 (17.39%) CCNA
21 16 (17.39%) CCIE
21 16 (17.39%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.52%) Lync
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
2 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.09%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (68.48%) WAN
2 55 (59.78%) LAN
3 42 (45.65%) MPLS
4 39 (42.39%) TCP/IP
5 38 (41.30%) DNS
6 33 (35.87%) OSPF
6 33 (35.87%) BGP
7 31 (33.70%) VPN
7 31 (33.70%) Firewall
8 30 (32.61%) Internet
8 30 (32.61%) Ethernet
9 29 (31.52%) DHCP
10 28 (30.43%) EIGRP
11 24 (26.09%) IPsec
12 23 (25.00%) SSL
13 18 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (16.30%) Wireless
15 12 (13.04%) LLU
15 12 (13.04%) PSTN
16 11 (11.96%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.96%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Publishing
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Design Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Network Architect
6 6 (6.52%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Network Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Development Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Network Support
7 5 (5.43%) Network Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.26%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.09%) SOAP
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) WSRP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.26%) Clustering
5 3 (3.26%) e-Health
5 3 (3.26%) CMDB
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.17%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.09%) iPhone
7 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) EPoS
7 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.43%) Windows
2 15 (16.30%) Linux
3 11 (11.96%) UNIX
4 10 (10.87%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.78%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Phone
6 6 (6.52%) Android
6 6 (6.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) ITIL
2 17 (18.48%) Network Design
3 15 (16.30%) Migration
4 14 (15.22%) Load Balancing
5 10 (10.87%) Line Management
6 9 (9.78%) Load Testing
6 9 (9.78%) System Testing
7 7 (7.61%) Network Management
7 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.61%) Service Management
8 6 (6.52%) Identity Management
9 5 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.35%) Functional Testing
10 4 (4.35%) Software Deployment
11 3 (3.26%) Patch Management
11 3 (3.26%) Change Management
11 3 (3.26%) Process Management
11 3 (3.26%) Network Planning
12 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.09%) C
2 1 (1.09%) C++
2 1 (1.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.09%) Python
2 1 (1.09%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 36 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.83%) CCNP
3 16 (17.39%) CCNA
3 16 (17.39%) CCIE
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.35%) CCDE
4 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) MCP
4 4 (4.35%) MCSA
5 3 (3.26%) CCSE
5 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.26%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.26%) CCENT
6 2 (2.17%) CCVP
6 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.26%) vSphere
3 3 (3.26%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.09%) Firmware
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) SCCM
2 5 (5.43%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.26%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (3.26%) Cacti
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.09%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 63 (68.48%) Cisco
2 32 (34.78%) Juniper
3 19 (20.65%) CheckPoint
4 16 (17.39%) VMware
5 14 (15.22%) F5
6 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.96%) BT
8 9 (9.78%) Citrix
9 7 (7.61%) Dell
9 7 (7.61%) Huawei
10 6 (6.52%) HP
10 6 (6.52%) Apple
10 6 (6.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (5.43%) McAfee
11 5 (5.43%) Polycom
12 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.35%) ServiceNow
13 3 (3.26%) Aruba
13 3 (3.26%) Qualys
13 3 (3.26%) Fortinet
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £14 per hour - This is an initial 2 -3-month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago