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 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 528 512 492
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs citing ADSL 57 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.67% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 27
Average daily rate
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£200 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £373 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £150 £275
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £86.25 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+475.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £12.60 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.25 £17.40 £139.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £135.00 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+800.00% -28.57%
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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
7243 6437 7140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.53% 13.66% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4206 3554 3574
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 402 620
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

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 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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
South East 0 28 £225 +87.50% 5
London +16 11 £200 -35.22% 2
South West - 6 £263 -
East Midlands +3 5 £175 -
West Midlands -19 3 £155 +3.33%
East of England -14 2 - - 1
North West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 51 (53.68%) WAN
2 46 (48.42%) Cisco
3 39 (41.05%) Firewall
4 38 (40.00%) LAN
5 34 (35.79%) MPLS
6 32 (33.68%) VPN
7 29 (30.53%) Windows
8 28 (29.47%) Broadband
8 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
9 27 (28.42%) TCP/IP
9 27 (28.42%) Active Directory
10 24 (25.26%) Ethernet
11 22 (23.16%) Internet
12 20 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (20.00%) VoIP
13 19 (20.00%) BGP
14 18 (18.95%) CCNA
14 18 (18.95%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (17.89%) ITIL
15 17 (17.89%) OSPF
16 16 (16.84%) MS Office
16 16 (16.84%) Telecoms
17 15 (15.79%) DSL
18 14 (14.74%) Remedy
18 14 (14.74%) Finance
19 13 (13.68%) WLAN
19 13 (13.68%) CCNP
19 13 (13.68%) Wireless
19 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (9.47%) Lync
2 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.84%) MS Office
3 5 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (53.68%) WAN
2 39 (41.05%) Firewall
3 38 (40.00%) LAN
4 34 (35.79%) MPLS
5 32 (33.68%) VPN
6 28 (29.47%) Broadband
7 27 (28.42%) TCP/IP
8 24 (25.26%) Ethernet
9 22 (23.16%) Internet
10 19 (20.00%) BGP
10 19 (20.00%) VoIP
11 18 (18.95%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (17.89%) OSPF
13 15 (15.79%) DSL
14 13 (13.68%) WLAN
14 13 (13.68%) Wireless
15 10 (10.53%) EIGRP
15 10 (10.53%) SSL
16 9 (9.47%) DMZ
16 9 (9.47%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) MS Access
2 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 16 (16.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.74%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.11%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.05%) French Language
6 1 (1.05%) Hindi Language
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (24.21%) Analyst
2 20 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 13 (13.68%) Service Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.42%) Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) IP Network Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) IP Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Project Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Administrator
10 3 (3.16%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Consultant
11 2 (2.11%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) IVR
3 5 (5.26%) e-Health
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.11%) iPhone
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.05%) NHS
6 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.05%) SecurID
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.05%) CCTV
6 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.53%) Windows
2 12 (12.63%) Windows 7
3 11 (11.58%) Windows XP
4 10 (10.53%) Linux
5 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.47%) UNIX
6 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
6 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.26%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.21%) Windows NT
9 3 (3.16%) Solaris
9 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.16%) Android
10 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) ITIL
2 12 (12.63%) Service Management
3 10 (10.53%) Migration
4 9 (9.47%) TOGAF
4 9 (9.47%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.37%) Network Management
6 6 (6.32%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (5.26%) Project Management
7 5 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (5.26%) Workflow
8 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.21%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.16%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.16%) Change Management
9 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.11%) CRM
10 2 (2.11%) PRINCE
11 1 (1.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.11%) C
4 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (18.95%) CCNA
3 13 (13.68%) CCNP
3 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) BC Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) MCP
7 3 (3.16%) CCIP
7 3 (3.16%) Degree
7 3 (3.16%) MOS
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.11%) PMP
8 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.05%) MCSA
9 1 (1.05%) MCDST
9 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (28.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.16%) XenApp
3 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) NFS
4 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.05%) XenServer
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 5 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (4.21%) Nessus
3 3 (3.16%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.05%) SCCM
4 1 (1.05%) SCOM
4 1 (1.05%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Cisco
2 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.74%) Remedy
4 12 (12.63%) F5
5 9 (9.47%) Juniper
6 8 (8.42%) Fortinet
6 8 (8.42%) VMware
7 7 (7.37%) BMC
7 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.32%) HP
8 6 (6.32%) EMC
8 6 (6.32%) Citrix
8 6 (6.32%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.26%) Aruba
9 5 (5.26%) Avaya
9 5 (5.26%) Dell
9 5 (5.26%) CA
9 5 (5.26%) BT
9 5 (5.26%) 3Com
10 4 (4.21%) Oracle
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