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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
UK
Rank 524 540 455
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -85
Contract jobs citing ATM 62 82 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 1.09% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 48
Median daily rate £115 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.27% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £363 £406
% change year-on-year
-62.06% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +112.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £36.00 £8.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £50.00 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £50.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-72.00% +112.76%

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
6690 7524 7777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.01% 14.51% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4150 4452 4293
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 315 450
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +32 53 £126 -65.17% 14
South East -3 19 £138 -62.06% 7
London +29 13 £110 -80.00% 5
Berkshire +18 7 £114 -68.62%
Buckinghamshire -13 7 - -
Milton Keynes -14 7 - -
Yorkshire +25 6 £363 -25.64%
South West +10 6 £395 +8.96%
West Midlands +14 5 £115 - 1
Slough +10 5 £113 -
Hampshire +9 5 £382 +9.00% 7
West Yorkshire - 5 £363 -
Scotland +31 4 £281 -
Birmingham +2 4 £209 -
Enfield - 4 £110 -
North West +28 3 £115 -71.25%
East of England +1 3 £495 +36.55% 1
Wiltshire -1 3 £450 +24.13%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £495 +36.55%
Croydon - 3 £110 -
Basingstoke - 2 £501 -
Chester - 2 - -
Halifax - 2 £432 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £420 -
Kent - 2 £114 -
Wales - 2 £113 -
Edinburgh +24 1 £450 -
Lancashire +14 1 £115 -72.94%

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 34 (30.91%) Banking
2 26 (23.64%) Cisco
3 25 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (22.73%) Finance
4 21 (19.09%) CCNA
5 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 20 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 20 (18.18%) MPLS
5 20 (18.18%) Frame Relay
5 20 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 19 (17.27%) Unix
7 18 (16.36%) Windows
7 18 (16.36%) Linux
7 18 (16.36%) Security Cleared
8 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
8 16 (14.55%) Juniper
8 16 (14.55%) EPoS
9 15 (13.64%) CCNP
9 15 (13.64%) LAN
9 15 (13.64%) Retail
10 14 (12.73%) Incident Management
10 14 (12.73%) Network Design
10 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
10 14 (12.73%) Firewall
11 13 (11.82%) OSPF
11 13 (11.82%) BGP
11 13 (11.82%) WAN
11 13 (11.82%) Huawei
11 13 (11.82%) SC Cleared
12 12 (10.91%) DNS

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 (5.45%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.91%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) BASE24
2 3 (2.73%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.91%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.91%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 20 (18.18%) Frame Relay
1 20 (18.18%) MPLS
2 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
3 15 (13.64%) LAN
4 14 (12.73%) Firewall
5 13 (11.82%) BGP
5 13 (11.82%) OSPF
5 13 (11.82%) WAN
6 12 (10.91%) DNS
7 11 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (10.00%) VLAN
8 9 (8.18%) IPv4
8 9 (8.18%) IPv6
9 8 (7.27%) FTP
9 8 (7.27%) ICMP
9 8 (7.27%) Internet
9 8 (7.27%) RSVP
9 8 (7.27%) SNMP
9 8 (7.27%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) DB2
2 2 (1.82%) GIS
3 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.91%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Subversion
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.82%) Robot Framework
General
1 34 (30.91%) Banking
2 25 (22.73%) Finance
3 20 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 15 (13.64%) Retail
5 7 (6.36%) Legal
5 7 (6.36%) Retail Banking
6 6 (5.45%) Billing
7 5 (4.55%) Electronics
7 5 (4.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.91%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) ATM Engineer
2 10 (9.09%) EPoS Engineer
3 9 (8.18%) Analyst
4 8 (7.27%) Developer
4 8 (7.27%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Field Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (5.45%) Coordinator
6 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.55%) BASE24 Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Architect
8 4 (3.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Data Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) EPoS Field Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Juniper Architect
8 4 (3.64%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.64%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.91%) Middleware
2 3 (2.73%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.91%) J2EE
3 1 (0.91%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) EPoS
2 9 (8.18%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.27%) IPTV
3 8 (7.27%) Over-the-Top Content
3 8 (7.27%) STB
3 8 (7.27%) Video on Demand
4 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.36%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.45%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.73%) EFT
6 3 (2.73%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.82%) EFTPOS
7 2 (1.82%) EMV
7 2 (1.82%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.91%) APACS
8 1 (0.91%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.27%) Unix
2 18 (16.36%) Linux
2 18 (16.36%) Windows
3 8 (7.27%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.27%) Windows XP
4 7 (6.36%) Solaris
5 5 (4.55%) zOS
6 4 (3.64%) Android
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.73%) Incident Management
1 14 (12.73%) Network Design
2 8 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (7.27%) Network Architecture
3 6 (5.45%) Logistics
3 6 (5.45%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (5.45%) Migration
3 6 (5.45%) Scrum
4 5 (4.55%) Release Management
4 5 (4.55%) Service Management
4 5 (4.55%) Test Scripting
4 5 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (3.64%) Defect Management
5 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (3.64%) Line Management
5 4 (3.64%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (3.64%) Workflow
6 3 (2.73%) Presales
6 3 (2.73%) SOA
6 3 (2.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) Java
2 3 (2.73%) C
2 3 (2.73%) C#
2 3 (2.73%) C++
2 3 (2.73%) Perl
2 3 (2.73%) Python
2 3 (2.73%) SQL
3 2 (1.82%) Tcl
4 1 (0.91%) COBOL
4 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (19.09%) CCNA
3 18 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.64%) CCNP
5 13 (11.82%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.18%) CCIP
6 9 (8.18%) Degree
7 8 (7.27%) JNCIA
8 6 (5.45%) CCIE
9 5 (4.55%) CCDA
10 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.82%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.82%) CCDP
11 2 (1.82%) SCSA
11 2 (1.82%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.91%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) SLA
2 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Nagios
2 6 (5.45%) SCCM
3 4 (3.64%) Opsview
3 4 (3.64%) QRadar
4 2 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Cisco
2 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.55%) Juniper
4 13 (11.82%) Huawei
5 8 (7.27%) F5
5 8 (7.27%) NCR
6 7 (6.36%) Oracle
7 6 (5.45%) Ericsson
7 6 (5.45%) VMware
8 4 (3.64%) ArcSight
8 4 (3.64%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.64%) Brocade
8 4 (3.64%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.64%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.64%) Splunk
8 4 (3.64%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 3 (2.73%) HP
10 2 (1.82%) CA
10 2 (1.82%) Nortel
10 2 (1.82%) Veritas
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