The table below looks at the statistics for ATM 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 ATM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 377 381 346
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Contract jobs citing ATM 23 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.91% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 11
Average daily rate
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£413 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £405 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £43.65 £82.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -47.09%
ATM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2885 2636 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.37% 11.64% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 1701 1718
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 127
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in London

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in London

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in London

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in London

ATM
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 ATM within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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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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 +17 4 £538 +53.57% 1
ATM
England

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATM 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 ATM.

1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Cisco
3 11 (23.91%) LAN
3 11 (23.91%) UMTS
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (19.57%) Ericsson
5 9 (19.57%) SDH
5 9 (19.57%) Ethernet
5 9 (19.57%) GSM
5 9 (19.57%) Banking
5 9 (19.57%) Frame Relay
6 8 (17.39%) Wireless
6 8 (17.39%) Retail
6 8 (17.39%) RNC
6 8 (17.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 8 (17.39%) WAN
6 8 (17.39%) SLA
6 8 (17.39%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (17.39%) Line Management
7 7 (15.22%) VPN
7 7 (15.22%) Juniper
7 7 (15.22%) CCNP
7 7 (15.22%) Internet
7 7 (15.22%) MPLS
7 7 (15.22%) OSPF
7 7 (15.22%) BGP
7 7 (15.22%) EIGRP
7 7 (15.22%) VLAN
7 7 (15.22%) WFM

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATM 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 ATM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) LAN
1 11 (23.91%) UMTS
2 9 (19.57%) SDH
2 9 (19.57%) GSM
2 9 (19.57%) Ethernet
2 9 (19.57%) Frame Relay
3 8 (17.39%) RNC
3 8 (17.39%) WAN
3 8 (17.39%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (17.39%) Wireless
4 7 (15.22%) VPN
4 7 (15.22%) VLAN
4 7 (15.22%) MPLS
4 7 (15.22%) OSPF
4 7 (15.22%) BGP
4 7 (15.22%) EIGRP
4 7 (15.22%) Internet
4 7 (15.22%) Firewall
5 6 (13.04%) Extranet
5 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium
1 5 (10.87%) TestNG
1 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
1 5 (10.87%) JUnit
2 4 (8.70%) Appium
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Retail
4 6 (13.04%) Finance
5 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
7 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Field Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) ATM Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Solaris
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) Line Management
3 7 (15.22%) Network Design
3 7 (15.22%) WFM
4 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.52%) Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Web Design
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.35%) Network Management
7 2 (4.35%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) VB
2 1 (2.17%) VBA
2 1 (2.17%) Ada
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.22%) CCNP
3 4 (8.70%) CCDP
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) ISEB
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) CCIE
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.17%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
2 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Ericsson
3 8 (17.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (15.22%) Juniper
5 4 (8.70%) Cognizant
5 4 (8.70%) Nokia
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Brocade
6 3 (6.52%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) Temenos
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) Ariba
8 1 (2.17%) NCR