The first table below looks at the demand for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Manchester 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 84 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing ATM 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 2.92% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £275 £398
% change year-on-year
+14.18% -30.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.65 £82.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +200.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 137 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.20% 14.17% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 57 100
Average daily rate £325 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.13 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
ATM
North West

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (55.56%) Nortel
1 5 (55.56%) ETL
1 5 (55.56%) Ericsson
1 5 (55.56%) Nokia
1 5 (55.56%) DWDM
1 5 (55.56%) 3G
1 5 (55.56%) NEC
1 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 4 (44.44%) RNC
3 3 (33.33%) Huawei
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) EMV
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) PMI
5 1 (11.11%) PMP
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) COBOL
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Chip Card
5 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) 3G
1 5 (55.56%) DWDM
1 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 4 (44.44%) RNC
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EMV
2 1 (11.11%) Chip Card
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Tandem
2 1 (11.11%) Economics
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Nortel
1 5 (55.56%) Ericsson
1 5 (55.56%) Nokia
1 5 (55.56%) NEC
2 3 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Wincor Nixdorf