The first table below looks at the demand for Frame Relay skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Frame Relay over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Frame Relay
Rank 600 545 557
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +12
Contract jobs citing Frame Relay 4 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.053% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £200
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +125.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7542 6984 8956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.80% 13.66% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4022 3605 3937
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 468 690
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%

Frame Relay
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Frame Relay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Frame Relay
Daily Rate Trend

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

Frame Relay Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Frame Relay
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Frame Relay Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Frame Relay
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Frame Relay within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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 -23 4 £325 -18.75% 2
South East -24 2 - - 1
South West -33 2 £325 -27.77% 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
City of London - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
London - - - -
Luton - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Frame Relay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Frame Relay 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 Frame Relay.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) ATM
3 13 (76.47%) LAN
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (64.71%) BGP
4 11 (64.71%) EIGRP
5 9 (52.94%) MPLS
5 9 (52.94%) OSPF
5 9 (52.94%) CCNP
6 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 8 (47.06%) ISDN
7 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
8 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
8 6 (35.29%) CCIE
9 5 (29.41%) RIP
9 5 (29.41%) CCNA
9 5 (29.41%) SONET
9 5 (29.41%) DSL
9 5 (29.41%) SDH
9 5 (29.41%) Wireless
9 5 (29.41%) VLAN
9 5 (29.41%) F5
10 4 (23.53%) xDSL
10 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (23.53%) VoIP

Frame Relay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Frame Relay 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 Frame Relay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) ATM
2 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) BGP
3 11 (64.71%) EIGRP
4 9 (52.94%) MPLS
4 9 (52.94%) OSPF
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) ISDN
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 5 (29.41%) DSL
8 5 (29.41%) SONET
8 5 (29.41%) RIP
8 5 (29.41%) SDH
8 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) VLAN
9 4 (23.53%) xDSL
9 4 (23.53%) VoIP
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Network Support
2 2 (11.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Supervisor
2 2 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PKI
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design
1 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCIE
4 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 4 (23.53%) CCIP
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
8 1 (5.88%) CCDA
8 1 (5.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Nortel
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.88%) Aruba
6 1 (5.88%) Brocade
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Nokia
6 1 (5.88%) Siemens
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