The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 189 201 154
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -47
Contract jobs citing ATM 62 47 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.52% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 2.92% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 18
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£325 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £288
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +26.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £42.30 -
% change year-on-year
-71.63% -
ATM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1736 1612 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.19% 17.95% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 679 623
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 101 164
Average hourly rate £32.75 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.36% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ATM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +16 22 - -
Berkshire +7 21 £250 +42.85% 1
Hampshire +14 18 £338 -35.71% 4
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
ATM
England

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 50 (33.56%) Finance
2 45 (30.20%) Telecoms
3 40 (26.85%) MS Excel
4 32 (21.48%) Windows
4 32 (21.48%) MS Office
5 30 (20.13%) Radio Access Network
6 29 (19.46%) Windows 7
7 26 (17.45%) SDH
8 25 (16.78%) Ethernet
8 25 (16.78%) Microsoft
9 23 (15.44%) Financial Institution
10 20 (13.42%) 3G
11 19 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (12.08%) ITIL
13 17 (11.41%) 2G
14 16 (10.74%) Banking
14 16 (10.74%) UNIX
15 15 (10.07%) VPN
15 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (9.40%) Cramer
16 14 (9.40%) MS Project
17 13 (8.72%) Cisco
17 13 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (8.72%) Firewall
17 13 (8.72%) Spreadsheet
17 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
18 12 (8.05%) CCNP
18 12 (8.05%) SQL
19 11 (7.38%) CCNA
19 11 (7.38%) TCP/IP

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (26.85%) MS Excel
2 32 (21.48%) MS Office
3 14 (9.40%) MS Project
4 13 (8.72%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.13%) Radio Access Network
2 26 (17.45%) SDH
3 25 (16.78%) Ethernet
4 20 (13.42%) 3G
5 17 (11.41%) 2G
6 15 (10.07%) VPN
7 13 (8.72%) Firewall
8 11 (7.38%) TCP/IP
8 11 (7.38%) LAN
8 11 (7.38%) WAN
8 11 (7.38%) BGP
9 10 (6.71%) Frame Relay
10 8 (5.37%) xDSL
10 8 (5.37%) RNC
10 8 (5.37%) UMTS
11 7 (4.70%) GSM
11 7 (4.70%) DNS
11 7 (4.70%) MPLS
11 7 (4.70%) OSPF
11 7 (4.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) DB2
2 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (33.56%) Finance
2 45 (30.20%) Telecoms
3 23 (15.44%) Financial Institution
4 16 (10.74%) Banking
5 6 (4.03%) Marketing
6 5 (3.36%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.01%) Retail
7 3 (2.01%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (11.41%) Analyst
2 16 (10.74%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.05%) RAN Engineer
4 11 (7.38%) Network Engineer
5 10 (6.71%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) Coordinator
6 9 (6.04%) Architect
7 8 (5.37%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (4.70%) ATM Engineer
9 6 (4.03%) MI Analyst
9 6 (4.03%) Consultant
9 6 (4.03%) Field Engineer
10 5 (3.36%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.36%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.68%) IP Engineer
11 4 (2.68%) Databuild Engineer
11 4 (2.68%) Architecture Manager
11 4 (2.68%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 4 (2.68%) Strategy Manager
11 4 (2.68%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.67%) CSS3
2 1 (0.67%) CSS
2 1 (0.67%) XML
2 1 (0.67%) HTML
2 1 (0.67%) Motif
2 1 (0.67%) JSON
2 1 (0.67%) Qt
2 1 (0.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.70%) EPoS
4 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.68%) PKI
5 4 (2.68%) APACS
5 4 (2.68%) EFT
5 4 (2.68%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.01%) EMV
6 3 (2.01%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (2.01%) Statistics
7 2 (1.34%) Economics
7 2 (1.34%) EFTPOS
7 2 (1.34%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.67%) CESG
8 1 (0.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.48%) Windows
2 29 (19.46%) Windows 7
3 16 (10.74%) UNIX
4 8 (5.37%) Windows XP
4 8 (5.37%) Linux
5 4 (2.68%) Solaris
6 3 (2.01%) SUSE
7 1 (0.67%) AIX
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.08%) ITIL
2 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (7.38%) Change Management
4 10 (6.71%) Logistics
4 10 (6.71%) Line Management
5 9 (6.04%) Service Management
6 8 (5.37%) Project Planning
6 8 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.37%) Build Automation
7 7 (4.70%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.70%) Project Management
7 7 (4.70%) Software Testing
8 6 (4.03%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.03%) WFM
8 6 (4.03%) Network Design
8 6 (4.03%) Change Control
9 5 (3.36%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.36%) Software Licensing
9 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.05%) SQL
2 8 (5.37%) VB
3 6 (4.03%) VBA
4 2 (1.34%) Python
4 2 (1.34%) Perl
5 1 (0.67%) C
5 1 (0.67%) C++
5 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.05%) CCNP
3 11 (7.38%) CCNA
3 11 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.37%) Degree
5 4 (2.68%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.68%) SCSA
5 4 (2.68%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.34%) HNC
7 1 (0.67%) ISEB
7 1 (0.67%) CCIE
7 1 (0.67%) CCDP
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.68%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.01%) VMware Server
2 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) SCCM
2 8 (5.37%) Tivoli
2 8 (5.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.40%) Cramer
3 13 (8.72%) Cisco
4 10 (6.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 9 (6.04%) Ericsson
5 9 (6.04%) Huawei
6 7 (4.70%) Sun
7 5 (3.36%) Citrix
7 5 (3.36%) Nokia
7 5 (3.36%) VMware
8 4 (2.68%) Amdocs
8 4 (2.68%) Veritas
8 4 (2.68%) HP
8 4 (2.68%) Oracle
9 3 (2.01%) WorldPay
9 3 (2.01%) Elavon
9 3 (2.01%) Ingenico
9 3 (2.01%) VocaLink
9 3 (2.01%) TSYS
9 3 (2.01%) VeriFone