The first table below looks at the demand for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 397 411 394
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing ADSL 2 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.029% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.069% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £156 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £210 £325
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.13 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-44.37% -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2882 2827 3626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.26% 11.65% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1786 1788 2112
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 101 173
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
ADSL
England

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in London

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in London

ADSL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
City of London +20 1 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) OSPF
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) VDSL
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) ISDN
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) RIP
6 2 (15.38%) SNMP
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) CCIE
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) PMI
6 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (15.38%) NHS
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) MPLS
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) VDSL
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) HSRP
5 2 (15.38%) Multicast
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) LLU
5 2 (15.38%) RIP
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) ISDN
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) ATM
6 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PVCS
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Customer Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
1 2 (15.38%) IPTV
1 2 (15.38%) Video on Demand
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) EFT
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) BT
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft