The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 576 510 522
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +12
Contract jobs citing ATM 66 123 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 1.52% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 42
Median daily rate £325 £369 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £210 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £356 £380
% change year-on-year
-20.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 -

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
8583 8083 7308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.18% 14.43% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5212 4558 3902
Median daily rate £390 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 478 409
Median hourly rate £28.50 £23.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.27% +23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ATM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England -52 59 £326 -6.33% 1
South East -29 20 £250 -28.57%
London +4 14 £375 -2.91%
East of England +24 12 £425 +25.92% 1
Berkshire -14 10 £250 -15.25%
Hertfordshire +24 9 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 7 - -
Milton Keynes +5 7 - -
Scotland -17 7 £103 -74.37%
Reading -2 6 £250 -44.44%
Welwyn Garden City +11 5 £425 - 1
North West -9 5 £190 -57.77%
Edinburgh -13 5 - -
West Yorkshire -1 4 £264 -29.90%
Yorkshire -3 4 £264 -29.90%
Halifax - 4 £264 -
South West -1 3 £225 -20.35%
Manchester -7 3 £239 -46.94%
Wiltshire - 3 £225 -
Cambridgeshire +20 2 £350 -6.66%
East Midlands +6 2 £325 -15.03%
Swindon - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 - -
Slough +2 1 £250 -
Cheshire -4 1 £105 -76.66%
Fareham -7 1 £670 +230.86%
Surrey -8 1 - -
Hampshire -14 1 £670 +74.02%
West Sussex -19 1 £195 -35.00%
North East -53 1 £275 -

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for ATM.

1 47 (29.01%) Finance
2 39 (24.07%) SDH
3 34 (20.99%) Banking
4 32 (19.75%) Security Cleared
5 28 (17.28%) DWDM
5 28 (17.28%) Ethernet
6 27 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 27 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 25 (15.43%) Cisco
8 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
9 22 (13.58%) MPLS
10 20 (12.35%) Nortel
10 20 (12.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
12 18 (11.11%) MS Office
12 18 (11.11%) Windows
12 18 (11.11%) 3G
13 17 (10.49%) 2G
14 16 (9.88%) 4G
14 16 (9.88%) Radio Access Network
15 15 (9.26%) Service Delivery
15 15 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (9.26%) BGP
15 15 (9.26%) Project Management
15 15 (9.26%) SLA
15 15 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (8.64%) Management Information System
17 13 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (8.02%) Nokia
17 13 (8.02%) TCP/IP

ATM
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.11%) MS Office
3 11 (6.79%) MS Project
4 6 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) BASE24
2 1 (0.62%) Staffware
2 1 (0.62%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.07%) SDH
2 28 (17.28%) DWDM
2 28 (17.28%) Ethernet
3 22 (13.58%) MPLS
4 18 (11.11%) 3G
5 17 (10.49%) 2G
6 16 (9.88%) 4G
6 16 (9.88%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (9.26%) BGP
8 13 (8.02%) TCP/IP
9 12 (7.41%) DNS
9 12 (7.41%) LAN
9 12 (7.41%) WAN
9 12 (7.41%) Wireless
10 11 (6.79%) VPN
11 10 (6.17%) xDSL
12 9 (5.56%) OSPF
12 9 (5.56%) RNC
13 8 (4.94%) Firewall
13 8 (4.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.85%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.85%) GIS
3 1 (0.62%) Big Data
3 1 (0.62%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (29.01%) Finance
2 34 (20.99%) Banking
3 27 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.41%) Retail
5 6 (3.70%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.47%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.62%) Back Office
9 1 (0.62%) German Language
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (24.07%) Analyst
2 17 (10.49%) Designer
2 17 (10.49%) Network Designer
3 14 (8.64%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 11 (6.79%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.79%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 9 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 8 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (4.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 8 (4.94%) Architect
7 8 (4.94%) RAN Engineer
8 7 (4.32%) Consultant
8 7 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.70%) Field Service Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) XML
2 4 (2.47%) J2EE
3 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.79%) EPoS
3 9 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 7 (4.32%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.70%) EMV
6 5 (3.09%) Tandem
7 4 (2.47%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.85%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.23%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.62%) APACS
10 1 (0.62%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.62%) EFT
10 1 (0.62%) EFTPOS
10 1 (0.62%) Handset
10 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.11%) Windows
2 13 (8.02%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.94%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.23%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (9.26%) Project Management
1 15 (9.26%) Service Delivery
1 15 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (8.02%) Fault Management
3 12 (7.41%) Network Design
4 11 (6.79%) ITIL
5 10 (6.17%) UML
6 9 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 9 (5.56%) Migration
6 9 (5.56%) Scrum
6 9 (5.56%) SDLC
7 8 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.32%) Integration Testing
8 7 (4.32%) Presales
8 7 (4.32%) SOA
8 7 (4.32%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.32%) SysML
8 7 (4.32%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.56%) COBOL
2 6 (3.70%) Python
2 6 (3.70%) SQL
3 4 (2.47%) Java
4 2 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (19.75%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.41%) CCIE
5 7 (4.32%) Degree
6 5 (3.09%) CCNA
6 5 (3.09%) CCNP
6 5 (3.09%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.62%) HNC
8 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.32%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.62%) Cacti
5 1 (0.62%) Nagios
5 1 (0.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Cisco
2 20 (12.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 20 (12.35%) Nortel
3 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.02%) Nokia
5 12 (7.41%) Huawei
6 11 (6.79%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.94%) Ericsson
8 7 (4.32%) BT
9 6 (3.70%) Tellabs
9 6 (3.70%) Virgin Media
10 5 (3.09%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.09%) F5
10 5 (3.09%) IBM
10 5 (3.09%) Siemens
10 5 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.47%) Mapinfo
11 4 (2.47%) Nokia Networks
12 3 (1.85%) TSYS
12 3 (1.85%) ZTE
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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