The table below looks at the statistics for VDSL 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 VDSL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 582 564 568
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing VDSL 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.015% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.00
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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
7522 6544 8246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.70% 13.60% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3631 3818
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 380 641
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VDSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

VDSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VDSL Daily Rate Trend in England

VDSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VDSL Hourly Rate Trend in England

VDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VDSL 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 VDSL.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) PVCS
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) IPTV
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) LLU
3 1 (33.33%) SHDSL
3 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (33.33%) French Language

VDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VDSL 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 VDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) LLU
3 1 (33.33%) SHDSL
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PVCS
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) IPTV
1 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC