The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL2+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL2+ over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ADSL2+ (ADSL2Plus)
UK / England
Rank 573 - 591
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ADSL2+ 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.016% - 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £250 - £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 - £115
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6260 6592 6894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.10% 14.44% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3817 3881 3971
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 346 385
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

ADSL2+
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ADSL2+ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL2+ Jobs Demand Trend in England

ADSL2+
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADSL2+ across the England region.

ADSL2+ Daily Rate Trend in England

ADSL2+
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL2+ within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 1 £250 -
ADSL2+
UK

ADSL2+
Top 6 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ADSL2+ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ADSL2+.

1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) VDSL2
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

ADSL2+
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) VDSL2
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree