The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 47 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ADSL 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.46% - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £170
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - £245
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £20.00 £12.07
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +65.66%
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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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.77% 10.04% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 8 26
Average daily rate £338 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £305 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.48 £13.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -36.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

ADSL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware