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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 522 522 496
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Contract jobs citing ISDN 30 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.056% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 6
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£270 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £463 £200
% change year-on-year
-48.64% +131.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.73 £14.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -60.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
7022 6103 6369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.23% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3862 3178 3163
Average daily rate £375 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 357 553
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -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 4 March 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 4 March 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
South East -14 15 £236 -44.41% 4
London -14 10 £400 +15.94% 2
West Midlands -6 3 £205 -16.32%
North West -17 1 £288 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
South West - - - -
ISDN
UK

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (71.01%) Cisco
2 37 (53.62%) WAN
3 33 (47.83%) VoIP
4 30 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (42.03%) LAN
6 26 (37.68%) VPN
6 26 (37.68%) Firewall
7 25 (36.23%) MPLS
7 25 (36.23%) Telecoms
8 23 (33.33%) CCNA
8 23 (33.33%) ITIL
8 23 (33.33%) IP Telephony
9 21 (30.43%) Ethernet
9 21 (30.43%) BGP
10 18 (26.09%) OSPF
11 17 (24.64%) PSTN
12 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
13 15 (21.74%) VLAN
14 14 (20.29%) Linux
15 13 (18.84%) PBX
15 13 (18.84%) ATM
16 12 (17.39%) Windows
16 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
16 12 (17.39%) Firmware
16 12 (17.39%) CentOS
16 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (17.39%) FortiGate
16 12 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
17 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
17 11 (15.94%) DSL

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (53.62%) WAN
2 33 (47.83%) VoIP
3 29 (42.03%) LAN
4 26 (37.68%) VPN
4 26 (37.68%) Firewall
5 25 (36.23%) MPLS
6 23 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 21 (30.43%) Ethernet
7 21 (30.43%) BGP
8 18 (26.09%) OSPF
9 17 (24.64%) PSTN
10 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
11 15 (21.74%) VLAN
12 13 (18.84%) PBX
12 13 (18.84%) ATM
13 11 (15.94%) DSL
14 10 (14.49%) Internet
14 10 (14.49%) X.21
15 9 (13.04%) PPP
16 8 (11.59%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 25 (36.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Russian Language
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.14%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (10.14%) Network Support
3 6 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
3 6 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (8.70%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) IP Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Network Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Network Support Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) WSRP
1 2 (2.90%) SOAP
2 1 (1.45%) VXML
2 1 (1.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) IVR
2 3 (4.35%) Statistics
3 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.90%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) SecurID
4 1 (1.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) CentOS
2 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.25%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 12 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
4 9 (13.04%) Network Design
5 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.70%) Network Planning
6 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Migration
7 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.80%) Telemarketing
8 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) BCP
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Service Management
8 4 (5.80%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
1 2 (2.90%) Python
2 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (33.33%) CCNA
3 8 (11.59%) CCNP
4 7 (10.14%) CCIE
4 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.90%) VCP4
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) CCIP
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.45%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Firmware
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.45%) Snort
4 1 (1.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) FortiGate
2 6 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.35%) Netcool
4 2 (2.90%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.45%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.45%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) Cisco
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Juniper
3 4 (5.80%) Mitel
3 4 (5.80%) IBM
3 4 (5.80%) Avaya
3 4 (5.80%) Siemens
4 3 (4.35%) Remedy
4 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.35%) BT
4 3 (4.35%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) Dell
5 2 (2.90%) Polycom
5 2 (2.90%) Tandberg
5 2 (2.90%) F5
5 2 (2.90%) Cramer
5 2 (2.90%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Kofax
5 2 (2.90%) Huawei
5 2 (2.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
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