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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 548 544 543
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing ADSL 33 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.088% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 12
Average daily rate £288 £255 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.63% -12.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £161 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £463 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £250 £213
% change year-on-year
+35.86% +17.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £135.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.77% +575.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £135.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-87.77% +575.00%
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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
6725 6978 6207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.47% 14.99% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4025 3903 3286
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 419 366
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £19.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +23.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +4 16 £288 +10.57% 6
London -2 9 £245 -30.00% 4
West Midlands -17 3 £275 +77.41% 1
South West -3 2 - -
East Midlands -6 2 £350 +100.00%
North West -10 1 - - 1
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (63.10%) Firewall
2 50 (59.52%) Cisco
3 45 (53.57%) WAN
4 43 (51.19%) DNS
4 43 (51.19%) DHCP
5 41 (48.81%) TCP/IP
5 41 (48.81%) MPLS
6 40 (47.62%) ITIL
7 38 (45.24%) LAN
8 36 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (41.67%) VPN
9 35 (41.67%) IPsec
10 33 (39.29%) Data Centre
11 32 (38.10%) SSL
12 31 (36.90%) F5
13 30 (35.71%) Telecoms
14 29 (34.52%) PSTN
14 29 (34.52%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (30.95%) OSPF
16 25 (29.76%) BGP
16 25 (29.76%) Internet
16 25 (29.76%) Ethernet
16 25 (29.76%) CCNP
16 25 (29.76%) Driving Licence
17 24 (28.57%) Juniper
17 24 (28.57%) EIGRP
18 22 (26.19%) CheckPoint
18 22 (26.19%) CCIE
19 21 (25.00%) Migration
19 21 (25.00%) LLU

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (63.10%) Firewall
2 45 (53.57%) WAN
3 43 (51.19%) DHCP
3 43 (51.19%) DNS
4 41 (48.81%) MPLS
4 41 (48.81%) TCP/IP
5 38 (45.24%) LAN
6 35 (41.67%) IPsec
6 35 (41.67%) VPN
7 32 (38.10%) SSL
8 29 (34.52%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (34.52%) PSTN
9 26 (30.95%) OSPF
10 25 (29.76%) BGP
10 25 (29.76%) Ethernet
10 25 (29.76%) Internet
11 24 (28.57%) EIGRP
12 21 (25.00%) LLU
13 17 (20.24%) BIG-IP
13 17 (20.24%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) GIS
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
1 1 (1.19%) JUnit
1 1 (1.19%) Redmine
1 1 (1.19%) Selenium
1 1 (1.19%) Trac
1 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 14 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Billing
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.33%) Architect
6 6 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.14%) Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 6 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Network Support
6 6 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Network Design Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 25 (29.76%) Driving Licence
3 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.52%) Cryptography
5 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.57%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.57%) Clustering
7 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.38%) SecurID
8 1 (1.19%) BYOD
8 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) PMI
8 1 (1.19%) STB
8 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Linux
3 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.57%) Android
6 2 (2.38%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Unix
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) ITIL
2 21 (25.00%) Migration
3 17 (20.24%) Line Management
3 17 (20.24%) System Testing
4 15 (17.86%) Load Testing
4 15 (17.86%) Network Design
5 13 (15.48%) Change Management
6 11 (13.10%) Incident Management
7 10 (11.90%) Load Balancing
7 10 (11.90%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.90%) Project Management
8 9 (10.71%) Information Security
8 9 (10.71%) Network Management
8 9 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (9.52%) Capacity Management
9 8 (9.52%) Computer Security
9 8 (9.52%) Security Patching
9 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.76%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.57%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.19%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.19%) Perl
3 1 (1.19%) PHP
3 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.19%) Ruby
3 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (29.76%) CCNP
3 22 (26.19%) CCIE
4 12 (14.29%) CCNA
5 4 (4.76%) CCDE
5 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.76%) MCSE
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.57%) MCSA
7 2 (2.38%) CCENT
7 2 (2.38%) CCSE
7 2 (2.38%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.95%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.38%) Cacti
1 2 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) QRadar
2 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.19%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Cisco
2 31 (36.90%) F5
3 24 (28.57%) Juniper
4 22 (26.19%) CheckPoint
5 18 (21.43%) BT
6 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.90%) Cyberoam
8 6 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.95%) VMware
10 4 (4.76%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.57%) Citrix
12 2 (2.38%) Acronis
12 2 (2.38%) Avaya
12 2 (2.38%) HP
12 2 (2.38%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.38%) Meraki
12 2 (2.38%) MobileIron
12 2 (2.38%) Qualys
12 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (2.38%) Symantec
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