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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 559 545 534
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing ISDN 30 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.035% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £288 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £298 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £368
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -21.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -12.50%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7573 6986 8979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.87% 13.66% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4037 3623 3957
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 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 467 692
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £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 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%

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 29 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 29 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 26 £375 +30.43% 9
London +12 18 £375 - 2
City of London - 6 £375 - 1
South East -14 3 £208 -27.82% 1
East of England -27 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £250 - 1
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £165 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 41 (64.06%) Cisco
2 32 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (46.88%) WAN
4 27 (42.19%) Firewall
5 24 (37.50%) LAN
6 22 (34.38%) VoIP
6 22 (34.38%) Windows
7 20 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 19 (29.69%) VPN
9 18 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 18 (28.13%) CCNA
9 18 (28.13%) MPLS
10 15 (23.44%) Wireless
11 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
12 13 (20.31%) BGP
12 13 (20.31%) PSTN
13 12 (18.75%) DNS
13 12 (18.75%) ITIL
13 12 (18.75%) CCNP
13 12 (18.75%) VLAN
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (17.19%) Migration
14 11 (17.19%) HP
14 11 (17.19%) DHCP
14 11 (17.19%) ATM
15 10 (15.63%) Ethernet
15 10 (15.63%) Avaya
15 10 (15.63%) RTP
16 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) Lync
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) WAN
2 27 (42.19%) Firewall
3 24 (37.50%) LAN
4 22 (34.38%) VoIP
5 19 (29.69%) VPN
6 18 (28.13%) TCP/IP
6 18 (28.13%) MPLS
7 15 (23.44%) Wireless
8 13 (20.31%) BGP
8 13 (20.31%) PSTN
9 12 (18.75%) DNS
9 12 (18.75%) VLAN
10 11 (17.19%) DHCP
10 11 (17.19%) ATM
11 10 (15.63%) Ethernet
11 10 (15.63%) RTP
12 9 (14.06%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (12.50%) OSPF
13 8 (12.50%) Frame Relay
13 8 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Ingres
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Architect
3 5 (7.81%) Network Support
4 4 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Support
4 4 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Avaya Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) XMPP
3 2 (3.13%) VXML
4 1 (1.56%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.56%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.69%) IVR
2 3 (4.69%) NHS
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.56%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.56%) SecurID
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) SCADA
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Wiki
4 1 (1.56%) EFT
4 1 (1.56%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) APACS
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (9.38%) Linux
4 6 (9.38%) UNIX
5 5 (7.81%) Windows NT
6 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Network Design
4 8 (12.50%) Project Management
5 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
7 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.13%) Network Management
8 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Network Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Validation
8 2 (3.13%) Information Security
8 2 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) C#
1 5 (7.81%) C++
1 5 (7.81%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (28.13%) CCNA
3 12 (18.75%) CCNP
4 8 (12.50%) CCIE
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.38%) MCSE
6 5 (7.81%) Degree
6 5 (7.81%) CCVP
6 5 (7.81%) MCTS
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.13%) CCDP
8 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) VTSP
9 1 (1.56%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (1.56%) CCIP
9 1 (1.56%) CNE
9 1 (1.56%) Novell Certification
9 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) XenApp
3 2 (3.13%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.56%) XenServer
4 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.25%) OPNET
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.13%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (64.06%) Cisco
2 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) HP
4 10 (15.63%) Avaya
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle
5 7 (10.94%) VMware
6 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
6 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.25%) BT
7 4 (6.25%) Juniper
7 4 (6.25%) Sybase
7 4 (6.25%) Mitel
7 4 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.25%) F5
8 3 (4.69%) Verint
8 3 (4.69%) Huawei
8 3 (4.69%) IBM
8 3 (4.69%) Nortel
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
9 2 (3.13%) Dell
Basildon, Essex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £24.12 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £275.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 7 days ago