The table below looks at the statistics for DSL 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 DSL over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 77 -
Contract jobs citing DSL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.099% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £120 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £150 £160
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.25
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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
185 224 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.08% 22.27% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 75 71
Average daily rate £350 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.38 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% -4.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DSL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DSL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

DSL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft