The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 72 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing ATM 4 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.68% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 3.21% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £363 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £413 £315
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +30.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+112.76% -27.69%
ATM
Berkshire

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
283 187 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.73% 21.35% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 90 88
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% -88.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) vRealize
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) SDH
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Nortel
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) DWDM
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) SUSE
2 3 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) DataPower
2 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DWDM
1 3 (33.33%) SDH
1 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Designer
1 3 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Network Designer
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) DataPower
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) SUSE
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Ab Initio
1 3 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Nortel
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) VMware