The table below looks at the statistics for X.25 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 X.25 over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X.25
Rank 580 572 509
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -63
Contract jobs citing X.25 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.040% 0.047% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7430 6408 6442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.71% 12.99% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4118 3376 3225
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 395 550
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

X.25
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X.25 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

X.25 Jobs Demand Trend in England

X.25
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.25 across the England region.

X.25 Daily Rate Trend in England

X.25
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.25 across the England region.

X.25 Hourly Rate Trend in England

X.25
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 X.25 within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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X.25
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing X.25 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 X.25.

1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) SNA
2 4 (66.67%) ATM
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Frame Relay
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) IPX
3 3 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
3 3 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) COBOL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Tandem
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) FDDI
5 1 (16.67%) SMDS
5 1 (16.67%) SONET
5 1 (16.67%) APPN
5 1 (16.67%) BGP

X.25
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing X.25 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 X.25. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) SNA
2 4 (66.67%) ATM
2 4 (66.67%) Frame Relay
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) IPX
3 3 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) FDDI
5 1 (16.67%) SMDS
5 1 (16.67%) SONET
5 1 (16.67%) APPN
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) IGRP
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM