The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing ADSL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £340 £250
% change year-on-year
-35.88% +35.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £135.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -88.51%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 304 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.89% 29.80% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 167 84
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing ADSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading