The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL2 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL2 over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADSL2
Rank - 575 559
Contract jobs citing ADSL2 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.014% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £250
% change year-on-year
- +80.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7877 6938 7817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.45% 13.47% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4484 3766 3816
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 423 647
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

ADSL2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ADSL2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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