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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 604 544 531
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -13
Contract jobs citing ATM 51 110 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.40% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 41
Median daily rate £238 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.37% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £237 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £618 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
-23.94% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £43.75 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.14% +35.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £43.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-69.14% +34.61%

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
8319 7836 8554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.70% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5068 4501 4724
Median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 546 482
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 26 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
England -45 43 £290 -22.66% 9
South East -28 13 £345 +6.15% 3
North West +17 9 £138 -77.91%
London -13 8 £120 -73.33% 2
Manchester +1 7 - -
Buckinghamshire -17 6 £400 +45.45%
East of England +12 5 £425 +13.33% 1
Scotland +6 5 £225 +8.69%
South West +13 4 £388 +10.71%
Milton Keynes -23 4 £400 +45.45%
Hertfordshire - 4 £425 -
Glasgow +14 3 £225 +8.69%
Berkshire +2 3 £290 -44.76%
West Midlands -30 3 £313 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £425 -
West Yorkshire +11 2 £138 -
Edinburgh +10 2 - -
Yorkshire +8 2 £138 -65.62% 1
Hampshire +5 2 - - 3
Leeds +5 2 £138 -
Folkestone - 2 - -
Kent - 2 - -
Newport - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +21 1 - -
Lancashire +17 1 £138 -78.34%
Reading +12 1 - -
Wiltshire +11 1 £350 -

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 39 (33.33%) Finance
2 30 (25.64%) Banking
3 22 (18.80%) EPoS
4 20 (17.09%) Telecoms
5 19 (16.24%) TCP/IP
5 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 18 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (14.53%) Cisco
8 16 (13.68%) Unix
9 15 (12.82%) Wireless
9 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (12.82%) MPLS
10 14 (11.97%) Project Management
10 14 (11.97%) WAN
10 14 (11.97%) LAN
10 14 (11.97%) Network Design
11 13 (11.11%) Retail
11 13 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (11.11%) 3G
11 13 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
12 12 (10.26%) 4G
12 12 (10.26%) BGP
12 12 (10.26%) SDH
12 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
12 12 (10.26%) 2G
13 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
13 11 (9.40%) CCNA
13 11 (9.40%) CheckPoint

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 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.42%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.84%) MS Office
3 6 (5.13%) MS Project
4 5 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) BASE24
2 1 (0.85%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.24%) TCP/IP
2 18 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 15 (12.82%) MPLS
3 15 (12.82%) Wireless
4 14 (11.97%) LAN
4 14 (11.97%) WAN
5 13 (11.11%) 3G
5 13 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (10.26%) 2G
6 12 (10.26%) 4G
6 12 (10.26%) BGP
6 12 (10.26%) SDH
7 10 (8.55%) Firewall
8 9 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 9 (7.69%) ISDN
9 8 (6.84%) Frame Relay
9 8 (6.84%) Node B
9 8 (6.84%) OSPF
9 8 (6.84%) RNC
10 7 (5.98%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) DB2
2 4 (3.42%) GIS
3 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 39 (33.33%) Finance
2 30 (25.64%) Banking
3 20 (17.09%) Telecoms
4 13 (11.11%) Retail
5 6 (5.13%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Analyst
2 16 (13.68%) ATM Engineer
3 12 (10.26%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.40%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.55%) Field Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) EPoS Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Commissioning Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Service Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Transmission Planner
10 5 (4.27%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) RAN Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Technical Support
10 5 (4.27%) Technical Support Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) J2EE
2 4 (3.42%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) EPoS
2 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.55%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.98%) EMV
5 6 (5.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (5.13%) Tandem
6 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.42%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.71%) CCTV
8 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.85%) APACS
9 1 (0.85%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.85%) EFT
9 1 (0.85%) EFTPOS
9 1 (0.85%) Handset
9 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.68%) Unix
2 10 (8.55%) Linux
3 8 (6.84%) Windows
4 4 (3.42%) Solaris
4 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.42%) zOS
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.97%) Network Design
3 14 (11.97%) Project Management
4 9 (7.69%) Scrum
5 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (5.98%) Logistics
5 7 (5.98%) Service Management
5 7 (5.98%) Supplier Management
6 6 (5.13%) Coaching
6 6 (5.13%) Fault Management
7 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (4.27%) High Availability
7 5 (4.27%) ITIL
7 5 (4.27%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.27%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (4.27%) Release Management
8 4 (3.42%) Line Management
8 4 (3.42%) System Testing
8 4 (3.42%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.84%) Java
1 8 (6.84%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) COBOL
3 5 (4.27%) C
4 3 (2.56%) C++
5 2 (1.71%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) Perl
5 2 (1.71%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) Tcl
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.40%) CCNA
2 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) CCNP
4 6 (5.13%) CCIE
4 6 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.56%) Degree
6 3 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.85%) CCDA
7 1 (0.85%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (0.85%) HNC
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) TARGET2
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) SCCM
2 4 (3.42%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.85%) Cacti
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.85%) Nagios
5 1 (0.85%) Opsview
5 1 (0.85%) QRadar
5 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.53%) Cisco
3 11 (9.40%) CheckPoint
4 8 (6.84%) Nokia
5 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.13%) Huawei
6 6 (5.13%) IBM
6 6 (5.13%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 5 (4.27%) Ericsson
7 5 (4.27%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.27%) NCR
7 5 (4.27%) Oracle
8 4 (3.42%) BT
8 4 (3.42%) Juniper
8 4 (3.42%) Tellabs
8 4 (3.42%) TSYS
9 3 (2.56%) F5
9 3 (2.56%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.56%) Virgin Media
9 3 (2.56%) WorldPay
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