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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 532 519 486
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -33
Contract jobs citing ADSL 47 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.071% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 19
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£300 £215 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £195 £210
% change year-on-year
+74.35% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.20 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.26% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £10.58 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.25 £60.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+145.90% -21.29%
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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
7340 6294 6237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.12% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4153 3478 3165
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 360 527
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -4 25 £413 +135.71% 5
London -6 11 £300 -21.05% 3
North West -18 5 £391 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £120 - 1
East of England +8 1 £190 - 1
West Midlands -14 1 - - 1
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (70.93%) WAN
1 61 (70.93%) Cisco
2 47 (54.65%) LAN
3 45 (52.33%) MPLS
4 38 (44.19%) Ethernet
5 34 (39.53%) Internet
6 31 (36.05%) Windows
7 28 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
9 25 (29.07%) Juniper
10 24 (27.91%) VPN
10 24 (27.91%) CCNA
10 24 (27.91%) Firewall
11 23 (26.74%) BGP
11 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
12 21 (24.42%) OSPF
13 20 (23.26%) Load Balancing
14 19 (22.09%) DNS
15 18 (20.93%) VMware
16 17 (19.77%) Wireless
16 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
16 17 (19.77%) ITIL
17 16 (18.60%) CCNP
18 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
18 15 (17.44%) Linux
18 15 (17.44%) Migration
19 14 (16.28%) EIGRP
19 14 (16.28%) UNIX
20 13 (15.12%) SSL
20 13 (15.12%) SAN

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.49%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (3.49%) Lync
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
2 7 (8.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.16%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (70.93%) WAN
2 47 (54.65%) LAN
3 45 (52.33%) MPLS
4 38 (44.19%) Ethernet
5 34 (39.53%) Internet
6 24 (27.91%) VPN
6 24 (27.91%) Firewall
7 23 (26.74%) BGP
7 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
8 21 (24.42%) OSPF
9 19 (22.09%) DNS
10 17 (19.77%) Wireless
11 14 (16.28%) EIGRP
12 13 (15.12%) SSL
12 13 (15.12%) SAN
13 12 (13.95%) Network Security
13 12 (13.95%) ISDN
14 11 (12.79%) Broadband
14 11 (12.79%) DSL
14 11 (12.79%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 4 (4.65%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Architect
3 9 (10.47%) Development Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Network Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Network Support Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Network Support
6 6 (6.98%) IP Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) IP Network Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Network Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) SOAP
1 3 (3.49%) WSRP
2 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) CMDB
2 5 (5.81%) e-Health
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.65%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.33%) iPhone
4 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) EPoS
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 15 (17.44%) Linux
3 14 (16.28%) UNIX
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.33%) Android
9 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Load Balancing
2 17 (19.77%) ITIL
3 15 (17.44%) Migration
4 10 (11.63%) Network Management
5 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.30%) Change Management
7 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.14%) Network Design
7 7 (8.14%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.81%) Service Management
9 5 (5.81%) Process Management
9 5 (5.81%) PRINCE
9 5 (5.81%) Network Planning
10 3 (3.49%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.49%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (27.91%) CCNA
3 16 (18.60%) CCNP
4 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
4 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.30%) BC Cleared
6 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (3.49%) CCIP
8 2 (2.33%) CCVP
8 2 (2.33%) CCIE
9 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.16%) PMP
9 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.16%) MCP
9 1 (1.16%) CCDE
9 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) vSphere
4 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.16%) Firmware
6 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.16%) SCCM
4 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (70.93%) Cisco
2 25 (29.07%) Juniper
3 18 (20.93%) VMware
4 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.63%) CheckPoint
6 7 (8.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 7 (8.14%) Huawei
6 7 (8.14%) Fortinet
7 6 (6.98%) F5
8 5 (5.81%) CA
8 5 (5.81%) HP
8 5 (5.81%) BT
9 4 (4.65%) Remedy
10 3 (3.49%) EMC
10 3 (3.49%) SonicWALL
10 3 (3.49%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.33%) Veeam
11 2 (2.33%) Symantec
11 2 (2.33%) Cramer
11 2 (2.33%) Oracle
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