The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 485 507 405
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -102
Contract jobs citing ATM 126 86 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.14% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 24 60
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£348 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.94% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £265 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £370 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.43% -17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
7876 7565 6973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.80% 13.83% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4518 4037 3593
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 417 482
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.79 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ATM
Daily Rate Trend

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

ATM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ATM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ATM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ATM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ATM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ATM
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ATM Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ATM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 115 £340 -6.84% 13
South East +6 53 £335 -8.96% 6
London +4 23 £386 -0.96% 4
Berkshire +9 21 £335 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 17 £275 -15.38% 1
Milton Keynes +8 16 £275 -15.38% 1
South West +7 14 £335 -8.21% 1
Hampshire +8 12 £370 -9.97% 2
Yorkshire - 11 £400 - 1
Scotland -1 8 £400 -5.88%
Edinburgh -3 8 £400 -0.62%
Reading -10 7 £400 -
Sheffield - 7 - -
South Yorkshire - 7 - -
Dorset - 6 £345 -
Slough +5 4 £250 -
Newbury - 4 - -
Swindon +3 3 £350 -4.10%
Wiltshire -1 3 £350 -4.10%
East of England -2 3 £338 +0.74%
Gloucestershire -2 3 £283 -13.07%
Cheltenham -4 3 £283 -13.07%
Paddington -12 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £376 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £363 -
Leeds - 3 £376 -
West Midlands -2 2 - -
Basingstoke -8 2 £400 -
Essex -9 2 £300 -20.00%
Chelmsford - 2 £300 -

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 93 (30.59%) Telecoms
2 86 (28.29%) Finance
3 78 (25.66%) Ethernet
4 74 (24.34%) SDH
5 67 (22.04%) Radio Access Network
6 57 (18.75%) RNC
6 57 (18.75%) Ericsson
7 55 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (16.45%) UMTS
8 50 (16.45%) MS Excel
9 48 (15.79%) GSM
10 47 (15.46%) Banking
11 46 (15.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 45 (14.80%) Line Management
13 44 (14.47%) WFM
13 44 (14.47%) SLA
14 43 (14.14%) Windows
15 41 (13.49%) MS Office
16 38 (12.50%) Cisco
17 35 (11.51%) CCNP
17 35 (11.51%) Cisco Certification
18 34 (11.18%) Microsoft
18 34 (11.18%) Windows 7
19 32 (10.53%) Security Cleared
20 31 (10.20%) VPN
20 31 (10.20%) 3G
21 30 (9.87%) WAN
21 30 (9.87%) Financial Institution
22 29 (9.54%) LAN
23 27 (8.88%) Frame Relay

ATM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.33%) CMS
2 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 50 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 41 (13.49%) MS Office
3 18 (5.92%) MS Project
4 11 (3.62%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (4.61%) BASE24
2 1 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (25.66%) Ethernet
2 74 (24.34%) SDH
3 67 (22.04%) Radio Access Network
4 57 (18.75%) RNC
5 50 (16.45%) UMTS
6 48 (15.79%) GSM
7 31 (10.20%) VPN
7 31 (10.20%) 3G
8 30 (9.87%) WAN
9 29 (9.54%) LAN
10 27 (8.88%) Frame Relay
11 26 (8.55%) 2G
11 26 (8.55%) VoIP
12 23 (7.57%) TCP/IP
12 23 (7.57%) MPLS
13 22 (7.24%) Firewall
14 21 (6.91%) Internet
15 15 (4.93%) Wireless
16 13 (4.28%) DWDM
16 13 (4.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.33%) DB2
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (0.33%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.66%) Subversion
2 2 (0.66%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.33%) Selenium
3 1 (0.33%) TestNG
3 1 (0.33%) JMeter
3 1 (0.33%) JUnit
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (30.59%) Telecoms
2 86 (28.29%) Finance
3 47 (15.46%) Banking
4 30 (9.87%) Financial Institution
5 20 (6.58%) Retail
6 9 (2.96%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.63%) Back Office
8 6 (1.97%) Marketing
9 5 (1.64%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.64%) Legal
10 4 (1.32%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.66%) Avionics
12 1 (0.33%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Military
12 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (16.78%) Field Engineer
2 40 (13.16%) Analyst
3 27 (8.88%) Network Engineer
4 22 (7.24%) Project Manager
5 14 (4.61%) Business Analyst
5 14 (4.61%) Developer
6 11 (3.62%) Architect
7 10 (3.29%) Software Engineer
7 10 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (2.96%) Consultant
8 9 (2.96%) Data Analyst
9 8 (2.63%) Tester
9 8 (2.63%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (2.63%) ATM Engineer
10 7 (2.30%) RAN Engineer
10 7 (2.30%) Coordinator
10 7 (2.30%) Test Analyst
10 7 (2.30%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (1.97%) Banking Business Analyst
11 6 (1.97%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.28%) HTML
2 9 (2.96%) CSS
3 8 (2.63%) CSS3
3 8 (2.63%) HTML5
4 5 (1.64%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.32%) J2EE
6 2 (0.66%) .NET
6 2 (0.66%) XMPP
6 2 (0.66%) Motif
6 2 (0.66%) Qt
7 1 (0.33%) RESTful
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.33%) OCX
7 1 (0.33%) Ajax
7 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.33%) JSON
7 1 (0.33%) LINQ
7 1 (0.33%) jQuery
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.62%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.96%) EPoS
4 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.97%) EMV
5 6 (1.97%) EFT
6 5 (1.64%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.32%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.32%) EFTPOS
7 4 (1.32%) APACS
8 3 (0.99%) IVR
8 3 (0.99%) Tandem
8 3 (0.99%) Statistics
8 3 (0.99%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Smartcard
8 3 (0.99%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.14%) Windows
2 34 (11.18%) Windows 7
3 18 (5.92%) UNIX
4 17 (5.59%) Linux
5 8 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.30%) Solaris
7 5 (1.64%) SUSE
8 3 (0.99%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (14.80%) Line Management
3 44 (14.47%) WFM
4 20 (6.58%) Network Design
5 19 (6.25%) Migration
5 19 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (5.92%) ITIL
7 16 (5.26%) Change Management
8 14 (4.61%) Software Engineering
9 13 (4.28%) Project Planning
9 13 (4.28%) Project Management
10 12 (3.95%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.62%) Software Testing
11 11 (3.62%) Logistics
12 10 (3.29%) Mentoring
13 9 (2.96%) Process Improvement
13 9 (2.96%) ETL
14 8 (2.63%) Service Management
14 8 (2.63%) Service Delivery
14 8 (2.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.26%) SQL
2 13 (4.28%) Java
2 13 (4.28%) JavaScript
3 8 (2.63%) C++
4 7 (2.30%) VB
5 5 (1.64%) C
6 3 (0.99%) VBA
6 3 (0.99%) Python
7 2 (0.66%) C#
7 2 (0.66%) Perl
8 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.33%) COBOL
8 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (11.51%) CCNP
1 35 (11.51%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 26 (8.55%) CCNA
4 25 (8.22%) SC Cleared
5 19 (6.25%) Degree
6 13 (4.28%) CCDP
7 10 (3.29%) ISEB
7 10 (3.29%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.97%) SCSA
8 6 (1.97%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.32%) PMP
9 4 (1.32%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.32%) CCDA
9 4 (1.32%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.99%) MCSE
10 3 (0.99%) CCVP
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.66%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.47%) SLA
2 10 (3.29%) ISO 8583
3 7 (2.30%) QA
4 4 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.66%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.66%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.64%) VMware Server
2 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.62%) SCCM
2 7 (2.30%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.66%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 57 (18.75%) Ericsson
2 46 (15.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 38 (12.50%) Cisco
4 34 (11.18%) Microsoft
5 16 (5.26%) Huawei
6 15 (4.93%) Nokia
7 13 (4.28%) Juniper
8 12 (3.95%) Nortel
9 11 (3.62%) Sun
10 10 (3.29%) VMware
11 9 (2.96%) Oracle
12 8 (2.63%) NEC
12 8 (2.63%) Cramer
13 7 (2.30%) Citrix
13 7 (2.30%) HP
14 6 (1.97%) Veritas
15 5 (1.64%) Red Hat
16 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
16 4 (1.32%) VocaLink
17 3 (0.99%) TSYS
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