The table below looks at the statistics for ATM 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 ATM over the 3 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 496 388 299
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -89
Contract jobs citing ATM 90 169 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 2.55% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 71
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£393 £396 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +15.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £17.50
ATM
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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
7363 6627 8416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.48% 13.66% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 3640 3887
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 392 654
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in England

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM across the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATM across the England region.

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATM
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 ATM within the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 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 -42 35 £368 +47.20% 2
London +1 20 £403 +15.00% 2
West Midlands -5 7 £393 -
North West -8 5 £300 -18.36%
East of England -21 4 £375 +150.00% 4
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
ATM
UK

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATM 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 ATM.

1 57 (32.39%) Telecoms
2 49 (27.84%) Ethernet
3 47 (26.70%) SDH
4 40 (22.73%) WAN
4 40 (22.73%) 3G
5 38 (21.59%) Finance
6 37 (21.02%) LTE
7 36 (20.45%) Cisco
8 32 (18.18%) Firewall
9 29 (16.48%) UNIX
10 28 (15.91%) Windows
10 28 (15.91%) LAN
10 28 (15.91%) 2G
10 28 (15.91%) Project Management
11 27 (15.34%) TCP/IP
11 27 (15.34%) VPN
12 26 (14.77%) Huawei
13 25 (14.20%) Radio Access Network
13 25 (14.20%) MPLS
14 24 (13.64%) Ericsson
15 20 (11.36%) DNS
16 19 (10.80%) Java
16 19 (10.80%) BGP
16 19 (10.80%) Banking
17 17 (9.66%) BT
17 17 (9.66%) Nokia
17 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
18 16 (9.09%) UMTS
19 15 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
19 15 (8.52%) HP

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATM 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 ATM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.68%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.11%) IIS
3 7 (3.98%) Apache
3 7 (3.98%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.27%) CICS
4 4 (2.27%) TPMS
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.55%) MS Project
3 7 (3.98%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (3.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.27%) AutoCAD
5 4 (2.27%) MS Office
6 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (8.52%) BASE24
2 3 (1.70%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.57%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (27.84%) Ethernet
2 47 (26.70%) SDH
3 40 (22.73%) WAN
3 40 (22.73%) 3G
4 37 (21.02%) LTE
5 32 (18.18%) Firewall
6 28 (15.91%) 2G
6 28 (15.91%) LAN
7 27 (15.34%) TCP/IP
7 27 (15.34%) VPN
8 25 (14.20%) MPLS
8 25 (14.20%) Radio Access Network
9 20 (11.36%) DNS
10 19 (10.80%) BGP
11 16 (9.09%) UMTS
12 15 (8.52%) IPsec
13 14 (7.95%) SSL
13 14 (7.95%) DWDM
14 13 (7.39%) VoIP
14 13 (7.39%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.98%) DB2
2 4 (2.27%) Informix
2 4 (2.27%) MySQL
2 4 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.14%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.57%) AppScan
General
1 57 (32.39%) Telecoms
2 38 (21.59%) Finance
3 19 (10.80%) Banking
4 8 (4.55%) Retail
5 7 (3.98%) Back Office
6 6 (3.41%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.84%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.14%) Publishing
8 2 (1.14%) German Language
9 1 (0.57%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) International Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (14.20%) Network Engineer
2 18 (10.23%) Project Manager
2 18 (10.23%) Transmission Engineer
3 14 (7.95%) Developer
3 14 (7.95%) Analyst
3 14 (7.95%) Design Engineer
4 13 (7.39%) Architect
4 13 (7.39%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 10 (5.68%) Consultant
6 8 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 7 (3.98%) Transmission Planner
8 6 (3.41%) Field Engineer
8 6 (3.41%) Business Analyst
9 5 (2.84%) Coordinator
9 5 (2.84%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.27%) Administrator
10 4 (2.27%) Voice Architect
10 4 (2.27%) Project Coordinator
10 4 (2.27%) Project Support Coordinator
11 3 (1.70%) Back Office Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.82%) .NET
2 4 (2.27%) EJB
2 4 (2.27%) JavaBeans
2 4 (2.27%) Middleware
2 4 (2.27%) JSF
3 3 (1.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.14%) Web Services
4 2 (1.14%) XML
4 2 (1.14%) JSON
4 2 (1.14%) HTML
5 1 (0.57%) jQuery
5 1 (0.57%) OCX
5 1 (0.57%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) Servlets
5 1 (0.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.82%) Management Information System
1 12 (6.82%) Tandem
2 6 (3.41%) EFT
3 5 (2.84%) Chip and PIN
3 5 (2.84%) PKI
3 5 (2.84%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.27%) Clustering
4 4 (2.27%) Statistics
4 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.27%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.70%) DataPower
5 3 (1.70%) EMV
6 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.14%) Open Source
6 2 (1.14%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.14%) IVR
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.48%) UNIX
2 28 (15.91%) Windows
3 14 (7.95%) Linux
4 11 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.41%) Solaris
5 6 (3.41%) AIX
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.91%) Project Management
2 15 (8.52%) Network Planning
3 14 (7.95%) Network Design
3 14 (7.95%) Migration
4 12 (6.82%) ITIL
5 8 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 8 (4.55%) Change Control
6 7 (3.98%) Software Engineering
7 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.41%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.41%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.41%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (3.41%) Logistics
8 5 (2.84%) Load Balancing
8 5 (2.84%) Problem Management
8 5 (2.84%) Data Security
8 5 (2.84%) Scrum
8 5 (2.84%) Information Security
9 4 (2.27%) Validation
9 4 (2.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.80%) Java
2 11 (6.25%) C
3 9 (5.11%) Perl
4 7 (3.98%) C++
5 6 (3.41%) SQL
6 5 (2.84%) Python
7 4 (2.27%) VB
8 3 (1.70%) COBOL
9 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.14%) Korn
9 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.57%) C#
10 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 12 (6.82%) CCNP
2 12 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.98%) CCNA
4 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.84%) CCIE
4 5 (2.84%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.27%) CISSP
6 3 (1.70%) PMP
6 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.70%) IBM Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ISSAP
7 2 (1.14%) CCDP
7 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.14%) CCIP
7 2 (1.14%) AAT
8 1 (0.57%) CCDA
8 1 (0.57%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.57%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.57%) COBIT
2 1 (0.57%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (2.84%) SCCM
2 4 (2.27%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.27%) OpenView
3 3 (1.70%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.14%) OPNET
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (20.45%) Cisco
2 26 (14.77%) Huawei
3 24 (13.64%) Ericsson
4 17 (9.66%) BT
4 17 (9.66%) Nokia
5 15 (8.52%) HP
5 15 (8.52%) F5
6 13 (7.39%) Oracle
7 11 (6.25%) IBM
7 11 (6.25%) Juniper
7 11 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 10 (5.68%) NEC
8 10 (5.68%) Cramer
8 10 (5.68%) CheckPoint
8 10 (5.68%) Nortel
9 9 (5.11%) Microsoft
10 7 (3.98%) Ciena
11 5 (2.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (2.84%) VMware
11 5 (2.84%) Remedy
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Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent Contract Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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