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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 527 519 465
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -54
Contract jobs citing ADSL 37 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.059% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.45% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £310 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £435 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £251 £225 £263
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
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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
7037 6061 6348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.77% 13.25% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3842 3141 3133
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 359 566
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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
South East -17 21 £300 +9.09% 8
London -16 7 £400 +14.28% 3
West Midlands -4 3 £155 +14.81% 3
North West -12 3 £320 - 3
South West - 2 £320 - 2
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (61.22%) WAN
2 56 (57.14%) Cisco
3 47 (47.96%) LAN
4 46 (46.94%) MPLS
5 40 (40.82%) Firewall
6 39 (39.80%) VPN
7 37 (37.76%) Ethernet
8 35 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 33 (33.67%) Internet
10 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 28 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (28.57%) Windows
11 27 (27.55%) BGP
11 27 (27.55%) Telecoms
12 26 (26.53%) Broadband
12 26 (26.53%) CCNA
13 24 (24.49%) Active Directory
13 24 (24.49%) OSPF
14 20 (20.41%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (20.41%) DSL
14 20 (20.41%) CCNP
14 20 (20.41%) VoIP
15 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
16 18 (18.37%) ITIL
17 17 (17.35%) SC Cleared
18 16 (16.33%) Migration
18 16 (16.33%) Wireless
18 16 (16.33%) MS Office
19 15 (15.31%) Juniper
20 14 (14.29%) SSL

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (10.20%) Lync
2 7 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Office
2 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (61.22%) WAN
2 47 (47.96%) LAN
3 46 (46.94%) MPLS
4 40 (40.82%) Firewall
5 39 (39.80%) VPN
6 37 (37.76%) Ethernet
7 35 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 33 (33.67%) Internet
9 27 (27.55%) BGP
10 26 (26.53%) Broadband
11 24 (24.49%) OSPF
12 20 (20.41%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (20.41%) DSL
12 20 (20.41%) VoIP
13 16 (16.33%) Wireless
14 14 (14.29%) EIGRP
14 14 (14.29%) SSL
15 13 (13.27%) RIP
16 12 (12.24%) WLAN
16 12 (12.24%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) MS Access
2 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (27.55%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (6.12%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 3 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Local Government
6 1 (1.02%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.02%) Hindi Language
6 1 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (23.47%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Analyst
3 10 (10.20%) Architect
4 8 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (8.16%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (8.16%) IP Network Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) IP Engineer
5 7 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Network Support
8 3 (3.06%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.06%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) SOAP
1 2 (2.04%) WSRP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) e-Health
3 6 (6.12%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.10%) IVR
5 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Replication
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.04%) CMDB
6 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.04%) iPhone
7 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.02%) SecurID
7 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.20%) Windows 8
4 10 (10.20%) Windows XP
5 9 (9.18%) UNIX
5 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.18%) Linux
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) Solaris
7 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.04%) Android
9 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 16 (16.33%) Migration
3 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
3 9 (9.18%) TOGAF
3 9 (9.18%) Network Management
4 7 (7.14%) Service Management
5 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.12%) Change Management
5 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (5.10%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.10%) Workflow
6 5 (5.10%) PRINCE
7 4 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.06%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.06%) Project Management
8 3 (3.06%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (2.04%) CRM
9 2 (2.04%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (26.53%) CCNA
3 20 (20.41%) CCNP
4 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
5 17 (17.35%) SC Cleared
6 10 (10.20%) BC Cleared
7 5 (5.10%) MCP
8 4 (4.08%) CCIP
9 3 (3.06%) MOS
9 3 (3.06%) Degree
10 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (2.04%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.04%) PMP
10 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.02%) CCVP
11 1 (1.02%) MCDST
11 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.02%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.06%) XenApp
3 3 (3.06%) vSphere
4 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.02%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (5.10%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.10%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (4.08%) Nessus
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.02%) SCCM
5 1 (1.02%) SCOM
5 1 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 56 (57.14%) Cisco
2 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.31%) Juniper
4 11 (11.22%) Remedy
5 10 (10.20%) F5
6 8 (8.16%) CheckPoint
7 7 (7.14%) VMware
7 7 (7.14%) CA
7 7 (7.14%) EMC
8 6 (6.12%) Fortinet
8 6 (6.12%) BT
9 5 (5.10%) 3Com
9 5 (5.10%) HP
9 5 (5.10%) Dell
9 5 (5.10%) Avaya
9 5 (5.10%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.10%) Aruba
10 4 (4.08%) Oracle
10 4 (4.08%) Citrix
11 3 (3.06%) BMC
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