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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 536 543 506
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Contract jobs citing ADSL 49 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.067% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 11
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£350 £325 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +54.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £133 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £210
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +54.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 10
Average hourly rate £12.35 £11.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.01% -44.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £11.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+11.01% -44.37%
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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
7217 6942 6410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.99% 14.04% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3762 3419
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 £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 388 431
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
South East -7 20 £413 +26.92% 3
West Midlands +8 10 - - 1
London -6 10 £288 - 8
Yorkshire - 4 £198 - 1
North East - 2 - -
South West -4 1 - -
North West -18 1 - - 5
Midlands - 1 £320 -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (67.02%) WAN
1 63 (67.02%) Cisco
2 53 (56.38%) LAN
3 38 (40.43%) MPLS
4 35 (37.23%) Ethernet
5 33 (35.11%) Windows
6 32 (34.04%) Telecoms
7 31 (32.98%) TCP/IP
8 29 (30.85%) DNS
8 29 (30.85%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (30.85%) Juniper
9 26 (27.66%) OSPF
9 26 (27.66%) BGP
9 26 (27.66%) Internet
10 25 (26.60%) ITIL
11 22 (23.40%) VPN
11 22 (23.40%) Firewall
12 21 (22.34%) CCNA
13 19 (20.21%) EIGRP
14 18 (19.15%) Migration
14 18 (19.15%) VMware
14 18 (19.15%) Active Directory
14 18 (19.15%) Load Balancing
15 17 (18.09%) DHCP
15 17 (18.09%) Linux
15 17 (18.09%) Data Centre
16 16 (17.02%) Wireless
16 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
17 15 (15.96%) SSL
17 15 (15.96%) IPsec

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) Lync
3 2 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.32%) MS Office
4 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.06%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (67.02%) WAN
2 53 (56.38%) LAN
3 38 (40.43%) MPLS
4 35 (37.23%) Ethernet
5 31 (32.98%) TCP/IP
6 29 (30.85%) DNS
7 26 (27.66%) OSPF
7 26 (27.66%) BGP
7 26 (27.66%) Internet
8 22 (23.40%) VPN
8 22 (23.40%) Firewall
9 19 (20.21%) EIGRP
10 17 (18.09%) DHCP
11 16 (17.02%) Wireless
12 15 (15.96%) IPsec
12 15 (15.96%) SSL
13 13 (13.83%) SAN
14 12 (12.77%) PSTN
14 12 (12.77%) Network Security
15 11 (11.70%) LLU
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (34.04%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.89%) Finance
3 8 (8.51%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) Analyst
3 9 (9.57%) Architect
3 9 (9.57%) Support Analyst
3 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Development Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Network Architect
4 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Network Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Network Support
5 7 (7.45%) Network Support Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) IP Network Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.26%) IP Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.13%) WSRP
2 2 (2.13%) SOAP
3 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.32%) CMDB
4 5 (5.32%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.32%) e-Health
5 3 (3.19%) Replication
5 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.13%) Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) EPoS
7 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.06%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.06%) iPhone
7 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Linux
3 14 (14.89%) UNIX
4 11 (11.70%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.57%) Windows 8
6 7 (7.45%) Android
7 6 (6.38%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Phone
8 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) ITIL
2 18 (19.15%) Migration
2 18 (19.15%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.70%) Network Design
4 10 (10.64%) Line Management
5 9 (9.57%) System Testing
6 8 (8.51%) Network Management
7 7 (7.45%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.45%) Service Management
8 6 (6.38%) Identity Management
9 5 (5.32%) Change Management
10 4 (4.26%) Network Planning
10 4 (4.26%) Process Management
10 4 (4.26%) Functional Testing
10 4 (4.26%) Software Deployment
11 3 (3.19%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (2.13%) ITIL V3
12 2 (2.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.06%) C
2 1 (1.06%) C++
2 1 (1.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) Python
2 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.34%) CCNA
3 12 (12.77%) CCNP
4 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) BC Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) CCIE
6 4 (4.26%) CCDE
6 4 (4.26%) MCP
6 4 (4.26%) MCSA
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.19%) CCVP
7 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.13%) CCENT
8 2 (2.13%) CCSE
8 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.13%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.06%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.19%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.13%) XenApp
5 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.06%) Firmware
6 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) SCCM
2 5 (5.32%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (5.32%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 63 (67.02%) Cisco
2 29 (30.85%) Juniper
3 18 (19.15%) VMware
4 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 12 (12.77%) CheckPoint
5 12 (12.77%) BT
6 9 (9.57%) Citrix
7 8 (8.51%) Huawei
8 7 (7.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 7 (7.45%) Dell
9 6 (6.38%) HP
9 6 (6.38%) Apple
10 5 (5.32%) CA
10 5 (5.32%) Polycom
10 5 (5.32%) McAfee
11 4 (4.26%) Fortinet
11 4 (4.26%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.19%) FireEye
12 3 (3.19%) F5
12 3 (3.19%) SolarWinds
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