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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 134 148 145
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing ADSL 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.091% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 0.64% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £244
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.85% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.35 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -24.00%
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
387 467 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.71% 14.11% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 231 343
Median daily rate £325 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 40 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +86.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ADSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cornwall - 3 - - 2
Somerset - 3 - -
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South West region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 8 (72.73%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Smartphone
6 3 (27.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Broadband
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) FTP
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 1 (9.09%) IMAP
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) PuTTY
5 1 (9.09%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Network Technician
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Smartphone
2 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
5 1 (9.09%) Wyse