The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 577 563 558
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing ISDN 35 23 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.044% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £336 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £24.12 £16.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.75% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.00 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £16.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+50.75% -42.85%

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
8424 7141 8923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.62% 13.53% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4660 3880 4041
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 415 683
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -1 31 £285 -4.20% 11
London +24 15 £351 +48.51% 5
East of England -18 7 - -
Cambridge - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - 6 - -
South East +1 5 £250 -16.66% 4
City of London +29 3 £351 +29.09% 2
East Midlands - 3 £450 -
South Wales - 2 £338 -
Wales - 2 £338 -
Surrey - 2 £255 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £250 -
Hampshire -12 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £160 -
West Midlands - 1 £160 - 1
Torfaen - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (74.29%) Cisco
2 37 (52.86%) Firewall
3 35 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (47.14%) WAN
5 26 (37.14%) MPLS
6 25 (35.71%) LAN
7 23 (32.86%) VoIP
7 23 (32.86%) Windows
8 21 (30.00%) VPN
9 18 (25.71%) CCNA
10 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
10 16 (22.86%) Ethernet
10 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
11 15 (21.43%) Avaya
11 15 (21.43%) PSTN
11 15 (21.43%) DNS
11 15 (21.43%) ITIL
12 14 (20.00%) DHCP
12 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
13 13 (18.57%) Wireless
13 13 (18.57%) VLAN
14 12 (17.14%) Network Design
14 12 (17.14%) IP Telephony
14 12 (17.14%) SSL
14 12 (17.14%) HP
14 12 (17.14%) BGP
14 12 (17.14%) DSL
15 11 (15.71%) CCIE

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.86%) Lync
4 2 (2.86%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Project
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 37 (52.86%) Firewall
2 33 (47.14%) WAN
3 26 (37.14%) MPLS
4 25 (35.71%) LAN
5 23 (32.86%) VoIP
6 21 (30.00%) VPN
7 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
7 16 (22.86%) Ethernet
8 15 (21.43%) PSTN
8 15 (21.43%) DNS
9 14 (20.00%) DHCP
10 13 (18.57%) Wireless
10 13 (18.57%) VLAN
11 12 (17.14%) IP Telephony
11 12 (17.14%) SSL
11 12 (17.14%) BGP
11 12 (17.14%) DSL
12 9 (12.86%) H.323
12 9 (12.86%) Cisco IPT
13 8 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) Ingres
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (12.86%) Analyst
2 8 (11.43%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Network Support
4 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Network Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco Support
6 4 (5.71%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) XMPP
2 4 (5.71%) VXML
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) EDI
3 1 (1.43%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.43%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) SecurID
3 2 (2.86%) Wiki
3 2 (2.86%) Open Source
3 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) Firmware
4 1 (1.43%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.43%) SCADA
4 1 (1.43%) IVR
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (7.14%) Linux
6 3 (4.29%) UNIX
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.86%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) ITIL
2 12 (17.14%) Network Design
3 11 (15.71%) Migration
4 10 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) Change Management
6 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.14%) Network Planning
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 4 (5.71%) Service Management
9 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (4.29%) ITIL V2
9 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.29%) Contact Management
9 3 (4.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
10 2 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.86%) Line Management
10 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) C#
1 5 (7.14%) C++
1 5 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (25.71%) CCNA
3 11 (15.71%) CCIE
4 9 (12.86%) CCNP
5 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.14%) MCSE
6 5 (7.14%) MCTS
6 5 (7.14%) CCVP
7 4 (5.71%) Degree
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.29%) Avaya Certification
9 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.43%) CNE
10 1 (1.43%) Novell Certification
10 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.43%) CCSP
10 1 (1.43%) CCIP
10 1 (1.43%) CCDP
10 1 (1.43%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.86%) XenApp
3 2 (2.86%) XenServer
4 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.71%) OPNET
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.29%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) Cisco
2 15 (21.43%) Avaya
3 12 (17.14%) HP
4 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.43%) Oracle
7 7 (10.00%) VMware
7 7 (10.00%) BT
8 6 (8.57%) Blue Coat
8 6 (8.57%) WatchGuard
8 6 (8.57%) Imperva
9 5 (7.14%) Juniper
9 5 (7.14%) 3PAR
9 5 (7.14%) Mitel
10 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.71%) CA
10 4 (5.71%) Citrix
11 3 (4.29%) Siemens
11 3 (4.29%) IBM
11 3 (4.29%) Barracuda Networks
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