The table below looks at the statistics for ATM 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 ATM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 137 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing ATM 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.54% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £98 £283 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.48% -28.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £345 £360
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
502 368 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.09% 11.76% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 208 221
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ATM
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 ATM within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Bristol +3 2 £98 +8.33%
Wiltshire -2 2 £225 -52.63%
ATM
England

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ATM 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 ATM.

1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Nortel
2 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 5 (55.56%) DWDM
2 5 (55.56%) SDH
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management

ATM
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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DWDM
1 5 (55.56%) SDH
2 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Designer
1 5 (55.56%) Network Designer
2 2 (22.22%) ATM Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Build Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
1 1 (11.11%) SDLC
1 1 (11.11%) Service Design
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) System Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
1 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 5 (55.56%) Nortel
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds