The table below looks at the statistics for ISDN 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 ISDN over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 539 535 528
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing ISDN 30 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.040% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.29% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 16
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -25.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -25.89%
ISDN
UK

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
7415 6536 8268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.57% 13.65% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3618 3829
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £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 404 377 650
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

ISDN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISDN Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISDN
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ISDN Daily Rate Trend in England

ISDN
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISDN across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

ISDN Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISDN
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ISDN Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISDN
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 ISDN within the England region over the 3 months to 21 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 17 £400 +52.38% 7
South East -3 5 £250 -16.66% 9
East of England -21 5 - - 1
South West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
ISDN
UK

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISDN 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 ISDN.

1 45 (77.59%) Cisco
2 31 (53.45%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (53.45%) Firewall
3 29 (50.00%) WAN
4 24 (41.38%) LAN
5 21 (36.21%) VoIP
6 20 (34.48%) Windows
6 20 (34.48%) MPLS
7 19 (32.76%) VPN
8 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
9 16 (27.59%) Wireless
10 15 (25.86%) CCNA
11 13 (22.41%) ITIL
11 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.41%) HP
11 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (20.69%) Avaya
13 11 (18.97%) Ethernet
13 11 (18.97%) DNS
13 11 (18.97%) SSL
13 11 (18.97%) VLAN
14 10 (17.24%) PSTN
14 10 (17.24%) DHCP
14 10 (17.24%) BGP
14 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
15 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
15 9 (15.52%) Migration
15 9 (15.52%) Cisco CUCM
16 8 (13.79%) Oracle
16 8 (13.79%) SQL Server

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISDN 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 ISDN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) Lync
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Project
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 31 (53.45%) Firewall
2 29 (50.00%) WAN
3 24 (41.38%) LAN
4 21 (36.21%) VoIP
5 20 (34.48%) MPLS
6 19 (32.76%) VPN
7 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
8 16 (27.59%) Wireless
9 11 (18.97%) VLAN
9 11 (18.97%) DNS
9 11 (18.97%) SSL
9 11 (18.97%) Ethernet
10 10 (17.24%) DHCP
10 10 (17.24%) PSTN
10 10 (17.24%) BGP
11 8 (13.79%) ATM
11 8 (13.79%) Frame Relay
12 7 (12.07%) IP Telephony
12 7 (12.07%) DSL
13 6 (10.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) Ingres
General
1 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Network Support
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Support
5 4 (6.90%) Network Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Avaya Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) VXML
2 4 (6.90%) XMPP
3 1 (1.72%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.72%) EDIFACT
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) Wiki
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) SecurID
3 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) IVR
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (8.62%) Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Network Design
4 7 (12.07%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.90%) Change Control
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL V2
6 3 (5.17%) Contact Management
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) Network Planning
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.45%) Network Management
7 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C#
1 5 (8.62%) C++
1 5 (8.62%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (53.45%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (25.86%) CCNA
3 8 (13.79%) CCIE
3 8 (13.79%) CCNP
4 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.62%) CCVP
5 5 (8.62%) MCTS
5 5 (8.62%) MCSE
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.17%) Avaya Certification
7 3 (5.17%) Degree
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) CCDP
8 1 (1.72%) CNE
8 1 (1.72%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.72%) CCIP
8 1 (1.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) XenApp
3 2 (3.45%) XenServer
3 2 (3.45%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.90%) OPNET
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.45%) SCCM
4 2 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.72%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) Cisco
2 13 (22.41%) HP
3 12 (20.69%) Avaya
4 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
6 7 (12.07%) VMware
7 6 (10.34%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.62%) Juniper
8 5 (8.62%) BT
9 4 (6.90%) Citrix
9 4 (6.90%) Mitel
9 4 (6.90%) WatchGuard
9 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.90%) Imperva
10 3 (5.17%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.17%) F5
10 3 (5.17%) Verint
10 3 (5.17%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (5.17%) IBM
Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 13 days ago