The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL 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 xDSL over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 557 524 493
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -31
Contract jobs citing xDSL 8 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
xDSL
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
6821 5928 6205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.75% 13.19% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3734 3109 3088
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 348 540
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

xDSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

xDSL Daily Rate Trend in England

xDSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

xDSL Hourly Rate Trend in England

xDSL
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 xDSL within the England region over the 3 months to 6 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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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
South East -19 6 - -
London - 2 £385 -
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 24 (96.00%) MPLS
2 23 (92.00%) WAN
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco
3 21 (84.00%) VPN
3 21 (84.00%) BGP
4 20 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (80.00%) LAN
4 20 (80.00%) Telecoms
5 19 (76.00%) Ethernet
6 18 (72.00%) OSPF
6 18 (72.00%) CCNP
7 17 (68.00%) DSL
7 17 (68.00%) CCNA
8 16 (64.00%) Internet
9 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
9 14 (56.00%) Migration
10 13 (52.00%) EIGRP
11 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
11 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
12 11 (44.00%) ADSL
13 10 (40.00%) ATM
13 10 (40.00%) VoIP
13 10 (40.00%) RIP
14 9 (36.00%) CCIP
14 9 (36.00%) BC Cleared
15 8 (32.00%) Frame Relay
15 8 (32.00%) IPsec
15 8 (32.00%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (32.00%) VPLS
15 8 (32.00%) CCIE

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) MPLS
2 23 (92.00%) WAN
3 21 (84.00%) VPN
3 21 (84.00%) BGP
4 20 (80.00%) LAN
5 19 (76.00%) Ethernet
6 18 (72.00%) OSPF
7 17 (68.00%) DSL
8 16 (64.00%) Internet
9 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
10 13 (52.00%) EIGRP
11 11 (44.00%) ADSL
12 10 (40.00%) ATM
12 10 (40.00%) VoIP
12 10 (40.00%) RIP
13 8 (32.00%) SDH
13 8 (32.00%) Frame Relay
13 8 (32.00%) IPsec
13 8 (32.00%) VPLS
14 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Architect
3 7 (28.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) IP Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) SecurID
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Network Management
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) People Management
6 1 (4.00%) B2B
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CCNP
3 17 (68.00%) CCNA
4 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) BC Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) CCIP
6 8 (32.00%) CCIE
7 6 (24.00%) CCDP
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (4.00%) PMP
8 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView
2 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Tandberg
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) Remedy
4 3 (12.00%) BT
4 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.00%) Cramer
5 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Mitel
5 2 (8.00%) Genesys
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) Lotus
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
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