The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 600 573 559
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -14
Contract jobs citing ADSL 28 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.079% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 13
Median daily rate £337 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £150 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.13% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £20.10 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £12.35 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+25.50% +12.27%
ADSL
UK

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
8052 7359 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.14% 14.26% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4978 4267 3666
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 451 401
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ADSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +3 8 £188 -58.33% 2
South West +3 8 £175 - 2
London -4 8 £326 +6.80% 3
Yorkshire -4 3 £351 +77.46% 1
North West +1 1 - - 2
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 20 (45.45%) MPLS
3 19 (43.18%) Ethernet
4 17 (38.64%) WAN
5 16 (36.36%) LAN
6 15 (34.09%) Broadband
6 15 (34.09%) Firewall
7 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) Internet
9 12 (27.27%) ISDN
9 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) VPN
11 10 (22.73%) PSTN
11 10 (22.73%) ITIL
11 10 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (20.45%) IPsec
12 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
12 9 (20.45%) SSL
13 8 (18.18%) DHCP
13 8 (18.18%) DNS
13 8 (18.18%) Project Management
13 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
13 8 (18.18%) HSRP
13 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
14 7 (15.91%) Network Management

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
3 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) MPLS
2 19 (43.18%) Ethernet
3 17 (38.64%) WAN
4 16 (36.36%) LAN
5 15 (34.09%) Broadband
5 15 (34.09%) Firewall
6 13 (29.55%) Internet
7 12 (27.27%) ISDN
7 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 10 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (22.73%) PSTN
8 10 (22.73%) VPN
8 10 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (20.45%) IPsec
9 9 (20.45%) SSL
10 8 (18.18%) DHCP
10 8 (18.18%) DNS
10 8 (18.18%) HSRP
11 7 (15.91%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.27%) GIS
General
1 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.82%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support
5 3 (6.82%) Network Support
5 3 (6.82%) Network Technician
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Driving Licence
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.27%) PMI
6 1 (2.27%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.27%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.27%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.91%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.09%) Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) Unix
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 8 (18.18%) Project Management
3 7 (15.91%) Network Management
4 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.36%) Information Security
5 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 4 (9.09%) Computer Security
6 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.09%) Security Patching
7 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNA
2 7 (15.91%) CCNP
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.82%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
5 2 (4.55%) MCSA
5 2 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.27%) CCENT
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) F5
4 3 (6.82%) Cyberoam
4 3 (6.82%) Juniper
4 3 (6.82%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.82%) SAP
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) WatchGuard
5 2 (4.55%) Ciena
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.55%) Huawei
6 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.27%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.27%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.27%) Sage
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk