The first table below looks at the demand for ISDN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISDN over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 545 553 554
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing ISDN 35 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.034% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £275 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £275 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7201 6993 8756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.67% 13.95% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3852 3553 3828
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
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 £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 513 662
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £13.75 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%

ISDN
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ISDN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISDN
Daily Rate Trend

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

ISDN Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISDN
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISDN within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

ISDN Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ISDN
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ISDN Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISDN
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 ISDN within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 31 £375 +36.36% 14
London +12 17 £375 - 2
South East -15 7 £338 +22.72% 4
City of London - 6 £375 -
Berkshire -3 4 £339 +23.18% 1
West Midlands -12 3 - - 2
South West - 2 £325 - 1
East of England - 2 - - 3
Slough - 2 - -
Hampshire -12 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -17 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £165 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £338 -
Redditch - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 2
North West - - - - 2
Torfaen - - - -
Wales - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISDN 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 ISDN.

1 47 (66.20%) Cisco
2 40 (56.34%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (47.89%) WAN
4 32 (45.07%) Firewall
5 29 (40.85%) LAN
6 26 (36.62%) VoIP
7 23 (32.39%) Windows
8 22 (30.99%) VPN
8 22 (30.99%) MPLS
9 21 (29.58%) Telecoms
10 20 (28.17%) Wireless
10 20 (28.17%) TCP/IP
10 20 (28.17%) CCNP
11 19 (26.76%) BGP
12 18 (25.35%) CCNA
13 16 (22.54%) VLAN
14 15 (21.13%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
15 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
15 13 (18.31%) DNS
15 13 (18.31%) PSTN
15 13 (18.31%) ATM
15 13 (18.31%) ITIL
15 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (16.90%) DHCP
16 12 (16.90%) OSPF
17 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
17 11 (15.49%) RTP
17 11 (15.49%) HP
17 11 (15.49%) Ethernet

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISDN 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 ISDN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.23%) Lync
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 34 (47.89%) WAN
2 32 (45.07%) Firewall
3 29 (40.85%) LAN
4 26 (36.62%) VoIP
5 22 (30.99%) VPN
5 22 (30.99%) MPLS
6 20 (28.17%) Wireless
6 20 (28.17%) TCP/IP
7 19 (26.76%) BGP
8 16 (22.54%) VLAN
9 15 (21.13%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (18.31%) DNS
10 13 (18.31%) PSTN
10 13 (18.31%) ATM
11 12 (16.90%) DHCP
11 12 (16.90%) OSPF
12 11 (15.49%) RTP
12 11 (15.49%) Ethernet
12 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (14.08%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Ingres
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (29.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) German Language
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Network Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Network Support
4 6 (8.45%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Cisco Support
6 4 (5.63%) Cisco Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Network Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Avaya Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) XMPP
3 1 (1.41%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) EDI
3 1 (1.41%) VXML
3 1 (1.41%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.04%) IVR
2 5 (7.04%) NHS
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.82%) Open Source
5 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.41%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (1.41%) SecurID
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) SCADA
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Wiki
5 1 (1.41%) EFT
5 1 (1.41%) Firmware
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) APACS
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.86%) UNIX
5 6 (8.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (8.45%) Linux
5 6 (8.45%) Windows NT
6 5 (7.04%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) ITIL
2 11 (15.49%) Migration
3 10 (14.08%) Network Design
4 7 (9.86%) Project Management
5 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.04%) Regression Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.23%) Service Management
8 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.82%) Validation
9 2 (2.82%) Information Security
9 2 (2.82%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.82%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.82%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 2 (2.82%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.82%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.82%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) C#
1 5 (7.04%) C++
1 5 (7.04%) Java
2 3 (4.23%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Python
3 2 (2.82%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (56.34%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.17%) CCNP
3 18 (25.35%) CCNA
4 9 (12.68%) CCIE
5 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.86%) Degree
7 6 (8.45%) MCSE
8 5 (7.04%) CCVP
8 5 (7.04%) MCTS
9 4 (5.63%) CCDP
9 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.23%) VTSP
11 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.41%) MCITP
12 1 (1.41%) Avaya Certification
12 1 (1.41%) CCIP
12 1 (1.41%) CNE
12 1 (1.41%) Novell Certification
12 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) XenApp
3 2 (2.82%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.41%) XenServer
4 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (5.63%) OPNET
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.82%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.41%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (66.20%) Cisco
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.49%) HP
3 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.68%) Avaya
4 9 (12.68%) Juniper
5 7 (9.86%) VMware
6 6 (8.45%) F5
6 6 (8.45%) Oracle
7 5 (7.04%) Sybase
7 5 (7.04%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.63%) Huawei
8 4 (5.63%) Mitel
8 4 (5.63%) BT
8 4 (5.63%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.23%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.23%) IBM
9 3 (4.23%) Nortel
9 3 (4.23%) Citrix
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