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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 517 512 473
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Contract jobs citing ADSL 40 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.061% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.45% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 24
Average daily rate
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£260 £205 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £120 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £359 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £251 £150 £225
% change year-on-year
+67.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £135.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+575.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £135.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+575.00% -4.76%
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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
6708 5959 6485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.36% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3218 3168
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 360 604
Average hourly rate £22.69 £18.38 £22.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% -17.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -1 22 £300 +9.09% 5
London +16 10 £350 +25.00% 4
West Midlands -1 3 £155 +3.33% 1
East Midlands +18 2 £175 - 1
South West - 2 - - 4
North West - 1 £250 - 6
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 53 (56.99%) WAN
2 50 (53.76%) Cisco
3 40 (43.01%) LAN
3 40 (43.01%) MPLS
3 40 (43.01%) Firewall
4 36 (38.71%) VPN
5 32 (34.41%) Ethernet
6 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
7 28 (30.11%) Windows
8 27 (29.03%) Broadband
8 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 27 (29.03%) Internet
9 26 (27.96%) Active Directory
10 23 (24.73%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (24.73%) BGP
11 21 (22.58%) Telecoms
11 21 (22.58%) CCNA
12 20 (21.51%) VoIP
12 20 (21.51%) OSPF
13 19 (20.43%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (19.35%) DSL
14 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
15 17 (18.28%) MS Office
15 17 (18.28%) CCNP
16 16 (17.20%) ITIL
17 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
18 14 (15.05%) Wireless
19 13 (13.98%) SC Cleared
20 12 (12.90%) Finance
20 12 (12.90%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (9.68%) Lync
2 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.28%) MS Office
3 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (56.99%) WAN
2 40 (43.01%) LAN
2 40 (43.01%) MPLS
2 40 (43.01%) Firewall
3 36 (38.71%) VPN
4 32 (34.41%) Ethernet
5 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 27 (29.03%) Broadband
6 27 (29.03%) Internet
7 23 (24.73%) BGP
8 20 (21.51%) VoIP
8 20 (21.51%) OSPF
9 19 (20.43%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (19.35%) DSL
11 14 (15.05%) Wireless
12 12 (12.90%) EIGRP
12 12 (12.90%) WLAN
13 11 (11.83%) RIP
13 11 (11.83%) SSL
14 10 (10.75%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.08%) MS Access
2 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.90%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.08%) Hindi Language
6 1 (1.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Service Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (8.60%) Architect
5 7 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.53%) IP Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) IP Network Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Network Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Network Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) SOAP
1 1 (1.08%) WSRP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Blackberry
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) e-Health
2 5 (5.38%) IVR
3 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.08%) SecurID
5 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows
2 11 (11.83%) Windows XP
2 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (9.68%) UNIX
3 9 (9.68%) Linux
4 7 (7.53%) Windows 8
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 2000
5 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.30%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.23%) Solaris
7 3 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.15%) Android
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Migration
3 11 (11.83%) Service Management
4 9 (9.68%) TOGAF
5 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.53%) Network Management
6 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.38%) Workflow
7 5 (5.38%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.38%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.30%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.30%) Change Management
8 4 (4.30%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.23%) Project Management
9 3 (3.23%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.58%) CCNA
3 17 (18.28%) CCNP
4 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.98%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.60%) BC Cleared
7 5 (5.38%) MCP
8 3 (3.23%) CCIP
8 3 (3.23%) Degree
8 3 (3.23%) MOS
9 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.15%) PMP
9 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.08%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.08%) MCDST
10 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 26 (27.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) vSphere
3 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.23%) XenApp
4 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.08%) NFS
5 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (5.38%) FortiGate
1 5 (5.38%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (4.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.30%) Nessus
3 3 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.08%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (53.76%) Cisco
2 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.83%) Remedy
3 11 (11.83%) F5
4 10 (10.75%) Juniper
5 7 (7.53%) Fortinet
5 7 (7.53%) VMware
6 6 (6.45%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.45%) HP
6 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.45%) BT
7 5 (5.38%) Dell
7 5 (5.38%) EMC
7 5 (5.38%) Avaya
7 5 (5.38%) BMC
7 5 (5.38%) CA
7 5 (5.38%) Aruba
7 5 (5.38%) 3Com
8 4 (4.30%) Oracle
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix
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