The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank - 131 -
Contract jobs citing ADSL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.033% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £344 £215
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +59.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
ADSL
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
556 361 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.63% 11.98% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 167 154
Median daily rate £344 £324 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) iManage
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) LLU
3 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) LLU
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) iManage
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco