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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 547 553 501
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -52
Contract jobs citing ISDN 36 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.058% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 12
Average daily rate
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£339 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.73 - £36.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 - £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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
7512 6620 6770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.86% 13.16% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4165 3561 3488
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 £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 372 540
Average hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £21.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
London +12 16 £400 +14.28% 1
South East -10 10 £500 +40.35% 4
East of England - 5 £338 - 2
North West -18 3 £220 -
West Midlands -14 1 £425 +73.46%
Yorkshire - 1 £235 -
ISDN
UK

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 49 (75.38%) Cisco
2 31 (47.69%) WAN
3 27 (41.54%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (40.00%) VoIP
4 26 (40.00%) LAN
5 23 (35.38%) Telecoms
6 22 (33.85%) Firewall
7 20 (30.77%) MPLS
7 20 (30.77%) CCNA
7 20 (30.77%) VPN
8 19 (29.23%) ITIL
8 19 (29.23%) IP Telephony
9 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 15 (23.08%) BGP
10 14 (21.54%) OSPF
10 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
10 14 (21.54%) Linux
11 13 (20.00%) VLAN
12 12 (18.46%) CentOS
12 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
12 12 (18.46%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (18.46%) Firmware
13 11 (16.92%) Juniper
13 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.92%) PSTN
14 10 (15.38%) ADSL
14 10 (15.38%) CCNP
14 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
15 9 (13.85%) EIGRP

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Lync
3 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.62%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) WAN
2 26 (40.00%) VoIP
2 26 (40.00%) LAN
3 22 (33.85%) Firewall
4 20 (30.77%) MPLS
4 20 (30.77%) VPN
5 19 (29.23%) IP Telephony
6 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 15 (23.08%) BGP
7 14 (21.54%) OSPF
7 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
8 13 (20.00%) VLAN
9 11 (16.92%) PSTN
10 10 (15.38%) ADSL
11 9 (13.85%) EIGRP
11 9 (13.85%) Internet
12 8 (12.31%) H.323
13 7 (10.77%) MGCP
13 7 (10.77%) Wireless
14 6 (9.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (35.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Network Support
3 6 (9.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Network Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Network Support Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) IP Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) SOAP
1 3 (4.62%) WSRP
2 1 (1.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) IVR
2 3 (4.62%) Handset
2 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.08%) BYOD
3 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) CentOS
2 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) UNIX
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 9 (13.85%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (12.31%) Network Design
5 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Network Planning
8 5 (7.69%) Migration
8 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.69%) Network Management
9 4 (6.15%) Project Management
9 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
9 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.62%) CRM
10 3 (4.62%) Process Management
10 3 (4.62%) Service Management
10 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.62%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (30.77%) CCNA
3 10 (15.38%) CCNP
4 8 (12.31%) CCIE
5 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.62%) Degree
6 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.54%) CCIP
7 1 (1.54%) CCVP
7 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Firmware
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Snort
3 1 (1.54%) Squid
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
2 7 (10.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.54%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 49 (75.38%) Cisco
2 11 (16.92%) Juniper
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (7.69%) Huawei
4 3 (4.62%) Siemens
4 3 (4.62%) BT
4 3 (4.62%) Mitel
5 2 (3.08%) F5
5 2 (3.08%) SevOne
5 2 (3.08%) Ciena
5 2 (3.08%) Polycom
5 2 (3.08%) Tandberg
5 2 (3.08%) NetScout
5 2 (3.08%) Kofax
5 2 (3.08%) Remedy
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Reuters
5 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.54%) Sybase
Ipswich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 27 days ago