The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 140 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ADSL 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% - 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£166 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - £215
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £19.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £13.07
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +52.99%
ADSL
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
548 254 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.33% 11.26% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 133 184
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 67
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ADSL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Cornwall - 1 £120 - 1
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Junos
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) VPLS
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) IronPort
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Siemens
4 1 (20.00%) MCT
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) NFS
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VPLS
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
3 1 (20.00%) RIP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCT
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) NETGEAR
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Gloucestershire
LA International
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago