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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 423 470 362
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -108
Contract jobs citing ATM 178 129 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 1.81% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 48
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£350 £338 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £209 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +14.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £45.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £37.92 £15.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £126.00 £75.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £43.65 £82.50
% change year-on-year
-28.98% -47.09%

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
8170 7142 7348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.68% 13.11% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4445 3770 3665
Average daily rate £350 £357 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 393 577
Average hourly rate £28.75 £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +50 165 £350 +3.70% 8
South East +12 92 £325 +32.65% 5
Buckinghamshire +35 48 £325 - 2
Milton Keynes +39 46 £263 - 2
Berkshire -5 23 £208 -5.68% 1
Hampshire +5 18 £325 -38.09% 2
London -21 17 £381 +5.90% 3
North West -9 16 £450 +16.12%
Yorkshire -25 11 £438 +30.59%
South West +4 10 £475 +2.59%
Scotland +6 9 £363 -0.68% 1
West Yorkshire -10 7 - -
East Midlands - 7 - -
Leeds - 7 - -
Derbyshire - 7 - -
Cheshire -4 6 £459 +80.00%
Manchester -6 6 £449 +15.80%
Basingstoke +5 5 £400 -23.80%
Reading -5 5 - -
Newbury -6 5 £265 +51.42%
East of England +12 4 £215 -70.03%
North Yorkshire -3 4 £438 +4.16%
Edinburgh -8 4 £363 -8.22%
Fareham - 4 £215 - 1
Hounslow - 4 £413 -
Liverpool - 4 - -
Southampton - 4 £325 -
Merseyside - 4 - -
Harrogate -1 3 £425 +1.19%
Birmingham - 3 £90 -

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 117 (37.03%) Telecoms
2 96 (30.38%) Radio Access Network
3 94 (29.75%) Ethernet
4 92 (29.11%) SDH
5 82 (25.95%) Finance
5 82 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (24.37%) RNC
6 77 (24.37%) Line Management
7 76 (24.05%) UMTS
8 75 (23.73%) Ericsson
9 74 (23.42%) GSM
9 74 (23.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 73 (23.10%) SLA
11 70 (22.15%) WFM
12 46 (14.56%) MS Excel
13 43 (13.61%) Banking
14 40 (12.66%) MS Office
15 39 (12.34%) Windows
16 33 (10.44%) Cisco
17 32 (10.13%) Windows 7
18 31 (9.81%) Microsoft
19 27 (8.54%) LAN
19 27 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (8.23%) VPN
21 25 (7.91%) ITIL
21 25 (7.91%) Security Cleared
22 24 (7.59%) SC Cleared
22 24 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
22 24 (7.59%) BGP
22 24 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management

ATM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (1.27%) CMS
2 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.63%) CICS
Applications
1 46 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 40 (12.66%) MS Office
3 15 (4.75%) MS Project
4 14 (4.43%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.32%) InDesign
6 1 (0.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.32%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 9 (2.85%) BASE24
2 5 (1.58%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.32%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 96 (30.38%) Radio Access Network
2 94 (29.75%) Ethernet
3 92 (29.11%) SDH
4 77 (24.37%) RNC
5 76 (24.05%) UMTS
6 74 (23.42%) GSM
7 27 (8.54%) LAN
8 26 (8.23%) VPN
9 24 (7.59%) Firewall
9 24 (7.59%) BGP
10 23 (7.28%) Frame Relay
10 23 (7.28%) WAN
11 22 (6.96%) 3G
11 22 (6.96%) MPLS
12 21 (6.65%) TCP/IP
12 21 (6.65%) 2G
13 18 (5.70%) OSPF
13 18 (5.70%) Internet
14 17 (5.38%) Wireless
15 15 (4.75%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.63%) DB2
2 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.32%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Selenium
1 5 (1.58%) TestNG
1 5 (1.58%) WebDriver
1 5 (1.58%) JUnit
2 4 (1.27%) JIRA
2 4 (1.27%) Appium
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.32%) JMeter
4 1 (0.32%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 117 (37.03%) Telecoms
2 82 (25.95%) Finance
3 43 (13.61%) Banking
4 23 (7.28%) Financial Institution
5 20 (6.33%) Retail
6 12 (3.80%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.22%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.90%) Marketing
9 5 (1.58%) Back Office
10 3 (0.95%) Legal
10 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.63%) Electronics
11 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.32%) Avionics
12 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (22.78%) Field Engineer
2 43 (13.61%) Analyst
3 23 (7.28%) Network Engineer
4 21 (6.65%) Project Manager
5 15 (4.75%) Architect
6 14 (4.43%) Business Analyst
6 14 (4.43%) Developer
6 14 (4.43%) Integration Engineer
7 13 (4.11%) Consultant
8 12 (3.80%) ATM Engineer
8 12 (3.80%) RAN Engineer
9 9 (2.85%) IP Engineer
9 9 (2.85%) MI Analyst
9 9 (2.85%) Coordinator
10 8 (2.53%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (2.22%) Test Analyst
11 7 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.22%) IP Network Engineer
12 6 (1.90%) Support Engineer
12 6 (1.90%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.80%) HTML
2 11 (3.48%) J2EE
3 7 (2.22%) Middleware
4 3 (0.95%) .NET
5 2 (0.63%) CSS
5 2 (0.63%) JDBC
5 2 (0.63%) JSP
5 2 (0.63%) JNDI
5 2 (0.63%) JMS
5 2 (0.63%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.32%) HTML5
6 1 (0.32%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.32%) CSS3
6 1 (0.32%) Modernizr
6 1 (0.32%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.32%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.80%) EMV
3 10 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.53%) EPoS
5 6 (1.90%) EFT
5 6 (1.90%) Statistics
5 6 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.58%) PKI
6 5 (1.58%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.58%) Chip Card
6 5 (1.58%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.27%) APACS
8 3 (0.95%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (0.95%) EFTPOS
9 2 (0.63%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.63%) Tandem
9 2 (0.63%) Economics
9 2 (0.63%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.34%) Windows
2 32 (10.13%) Windows 7
3 13 (4.11%) UNIX
3 13 (4.11%) Linux
4 9 (2.85%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.58%) Solaris
6 3 (0.95%) SUSE
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.63%) HPUX
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.37%) Line Management
3 70 (22.15%) WFM
4 25 (7.91%) ITIL
5 24 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (4.75%) Change Management
6 15 (4.75%) Project Management
7 13 (4.11%) Migration
8 12 (3.80%) Service Management
9 11 (3.48%) Logistics
10 10 (3.16%) Network Design
10 10 (3.16%) Project Planning
11 9 (2.85%) Change Control
11 9 (2.85%) Build Automation
12 8 (2.53%) Analytics
12 8 (2.53%) Business Analysis
12 8 (2.53%) Software Testing
12 8 (2.53%) Service Delivery
12 8 (2.53%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.75%) Java
2 14 (4.43%) C++
3 13 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.80%) SQL
5 10 (3.16%) VBA
6 9 (2.85%) VB
7 6 (1.90%) C#
8 2 (0.63%) C
8 2 (0.63%) Perl
8 2 (0.63%) Python
8 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.32%) Ada
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 24 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 23 (7.28%) CCNP
5 16 (5.06%) CCNA
5 16 (5.06%) Degree
6 8 (2.53%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.22%) BC Cleared
7 7 (2.22%) CCDP
8 6 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.27%) ISEB
9 4 (1.27%) CCIE
10 3 (0.95%) SCSA
10 3 (0.95%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.63%) PMP
11 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.63%) HNC
11 2 (0.63%) CCDA
12 1 (0.32%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (23.10%) SLA
2 10 (3.16%) ISO 8583
3 7 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.32%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.95%) VMware Server
2 3 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.80%) SCCM
2 8 (2.53%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 6 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.63%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 75 (23.73%) Ericsson
2 74 (23.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 33 (10.44%) Cisco
4 31 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 13 (4.11%) Cramer
6 12 (3.80%) Juniper
7 11 (3.48%) Huawei
8 10 (3.16%) HP
9 9 (2.85%) VMware
9 9 (2.85%) Nokia
10 7 (2.22%) Oracle
11 5 (1.58%) Remedy
11 5 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.27%) Amdocs
12 4 (1.27%) IBM
12 4 (1.27%) Sun
12 4 (1.27%) Citrix
12 4 (1.27%) Cognizant
12 4 (1.27%) TSYS
13 3 (0.95%) VeriFone
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