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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 536 522 541
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Contract jobs citing ADSL 36 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.064% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 16
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £145 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £423 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £418 £215
% change year-on-year
-43.11% +94.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £12.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £20.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +53.84%
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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
7615 6603 8361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.81% 13.70% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4293 3673 3897
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 378 624
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.63 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 17 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADSL across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

ADSL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 September 2014. 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
London +6 10 - - 4
East of England -15 8 £306 - 2
South East 0 7 £275 -34.13% 3
West Midlands -20 3 £340 - 1
South West - 3 £166 - 2
East Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 36 (50.00%) WAN
1 36 (50.00%) Cisco
2 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 24 (33.33%) Firewall
4 23 (31.94%) MPLS
4 23 (31.94%) TCP/IP
5 22 (30.56%) VPN
6 21 (29.17%) Windows
7 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 16 (22.22%) Broadband
8 16 (22.22%) LAN
9 15 (20.83%) Juniper
10 14 (19.44%) ITIL
10 14 (19.44%) BGP
11 13 (18.06%) Project Management
11 13 (18.06%) MS Office
11 13 (18.06%) Ethernet
12 12 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
13 11 (15.28%) OSPF
13 11 (15.28%) Network Security
14 10 (13.89%) CCNA
15 9 (12.50%) HP
15 9 (12.50%) IBM Notes
15 9 (12.50%) Lotus
15 9 (12.50%) Internet
15 9 (12.50%) Service Management
16 8 (11.11%) VoIP
16 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) Moodle
5 1 (1.39%) Lync
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.06%) MS Office
3 4 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.00%) WAN
2 24 (33.33%) Firewall
3 23 (31.94%) MPLS
3 23 (31.94%) TCP/IP
4 22 (30.56%) VPN
5 16 (22.22%) Broadband
5 16 (22.22%) LAN
6 14 (19.44%) BGP
7 13 (18.06%) Ethernet
8 11 (15.28%) OSPF
8 11 (15.28%) Network Security
9 9 (12.50%) Internet
10 8 (11.11%) VoIP
10 8 (11.11%) IPsec
11 7 (9.72%) DNS
12 6 (8.33%) DSL
12 6 (8.33%) Wireless
13 5 (6.94%) IP Telephony
13 5 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (6.94%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Subversion
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) PVCS
2 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Local Government
4 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.39%) French Language
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Support Technician
6 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Network Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 3 (4.17%) Data Network Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.17%) Open Source
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.39%) e-Health
4 1 (1.39%) CCTV
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) IVR
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) EPoS
4 1 (1.39%) EFT
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
3 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.56%) Windows NT
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) Project Management
3 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.50%) Service Management
5 7 (9.72%) Migration
6 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.78%) Matrix Management
10 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.78%) Network Management
10 2 (2.78%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.78%) Logistics
10 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.39%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) Python
2 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.89%) CCNA
3 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.94%) CCNP
4 4 (5.56%) MCSE
5 3 (4.17%) MOS
5 3 (4.17%) MCP
6 2 (2.78%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.39%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
7 1 (1.39%) CCIP
7 1 (1.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (2.78%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) XenServer
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.17%) Nessus
3 2 (2.78%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Cisco
2 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.83%) Juniper
4 9 (12.50%) HP
4 9 (12.50%) Lotus
5 6 (8.33%) Avaya
5 6 (8.33%) Symantec
5 6 (8.33%) Remedy
6 5 (6.94%) VMware
6 5 (6.94%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.94%) F5
6 5 (6.94%) Fortinet
6 5 (6.94%) ProCurve
6 5 (6.94%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.94%) BMC
7 4 (5.56%) Dell
7 4 (5.56%) Aruba
7 4 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 4 (5.56%) BT
7 4 (5.56%) 3Com
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