The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 43 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing ATM 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.28% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 1.49% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £363 £475 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +51.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £413 £318
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +29.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+112.76% -27.69%
ATM
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 23.08% 15.91% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 34
Average daily rate £363 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

ATM
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

ATM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (80.00%) Nortel
1 4 (80.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (80.00%) DWDM
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) SDH
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) BASE24
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DWDM
1 4 (80.00%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (80.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft