The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL2+ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL2+ over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ADSL2+ (ADSL2Plus)
Rank 650 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ADSL2+ 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.024% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8234 7935 8579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.45% 13.71% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5029 4574 4741
Median daily rate £400 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 539 482
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

ADSL2+
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ADSL2+ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL2+ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ADSL2+
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADSL2+ within the UK.

ADSL2+ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ADSL2+
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL2+ within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
England - 1 - -

ADSL2+
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADSL2+ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ADSL2+.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) VDSL2
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei

ADSL2+
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VDSL2
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei