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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 63 39 9
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -30
Contract jobs citing ATM 7 41 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.82% 4.06% 10.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 17.15% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 12
Average daily rate
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- £233 £221
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £17.75
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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
215 239 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.15% 23.64% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 82 111
Average daily rate £400 £290 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £164 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £30.50 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 17 September 2014, 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 12 (46.15%) SDH
2 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) 3G
4 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 7 (26.92%) 2G
5 7 (26.92%) LTE
6 6 (23.08%) 4G
7 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Remedy
8 4 (15.38%) Firewall
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (15.38%) UNIX
8 4 (15.38%) WAN
8 4 (15.38%) Change Control
8 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Cramer
8 4 (15.38%) BT
8 4 (15.38%) Huawei
9 3 (11.54%) SSH

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (11.54%) MS Project
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) SDH
2 8 (30.77%) 3G
2 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
3 7 (26.92%) 2G
3 7 (26.92%) LTE
4 6 (23.08%) 4G
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) SSH
6 3 (11.54%) IGRP
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) BGP
6 3 (11.54%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) APPN
7 2 (7.69%) SONET
7 2 (7.69%) DWDM
7 2 (7.69%) SNA
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) DB2
General
1 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Coordinator
1 4 (15.38%) Transmission Planner
1 4 (15.38%) Project Support Coordinator
1 4 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Provisioning Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Security Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Databuild Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) DataPower
4 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) AIX
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 4 (15.38%) Change Control
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Security
4 2 (7.69%) Security Management
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) DoDAF
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
1 5 (19.23%) IBM
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Remedy
2 4 (15.38%) Cramer
2 4 (15.38%) BT
2 4 (15.38%) Huawei
3 3 (11.54%) Amdocs
3 3 (11.54%) Nokia
4 2 (7.69%) Ericsson
4 2 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Siemens
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint