The table below looks at the statistics for X.25 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.25 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.25
Rank 613 633 631
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing X.25 8 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.020% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.14% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £362 £386 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% +40.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £386 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.21% +40.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7522 7923 8209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.11% 14.35% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4548 4651 4687
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 475 440
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.62 £22.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

X.25
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing X.25 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

X.25 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

X.25
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.25 within the UK.

X.25 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

X.25
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X.25 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

X.25 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

X.25
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.25 within the UK.

X.25 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

X.25
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X.25 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 8 £362 -6.21% 1
South East +33 6 £362 -6.21%
Hampshire +22 4 £362 -13.80%
Surrey - 2 £440 -
City of London - 1 £450 - 1
Woking - 1 £380 -
London - 1 £450 - 1
Camberley - 1 £500 -

X.25
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X.25 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for X.25.

1 15 (93.75%) LAN
1 15 (93.75%) WAN
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) ISDN
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) MPLS
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) HSRP
3 13 (81.25%) Data Centre
4 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (68.75%) ICMP
5 11 (68.75%) IPsec
5 11 (68.75%) SNMP
5 11 (68.75%) CCNP
5 11 (68.75%) DNS
5 11 (68.75%) SSL
5 11 (68.75%) DHCP
5 11 (68.75%) Ethernet
5 11 (68.75%) ADSL
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 11 (68.75%) 802.1X
6 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (62.50%) F5
6 10 (62.50%) PSTN
7 9 (56.25%) CCNA
7 9 (56.25%) Information Security
7 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
7 9 (56.25%) Network Management
7 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA

X.25
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) LAN
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) HSRP
2 14 (87.50%) ISDN
2 14 (87.50%) MPLS
3 11 (68.75%) ADSL
3 11 (68.75%) DHCP
3 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 11 (68.75%) Ethernet
3 11 (68.75%) ICMP
3 11 (68.75%) IPsec
3 11 (68.75%) SNMP
3 11 (68.75%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (62.50%) PSTN
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (43.75%) Network Security
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Data Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) EDI
2 1 (6.25%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) ODBC
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Cryptography
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Information Security
3 9 (56.25%) Network Management
4 8 (50.00%) Security Patching
5 7 (43.75%) Capacity Management
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Security
5 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
5 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
5 7 (43.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) High Availability
6 3 (18.75%) Network Design
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
8 1 (6.25%) SIEM
8 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
1 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 9 (56.25%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) GCIH
5 1 (6.25%) GIAC
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Cyberoam
3 5 (31.25%) Fortinet
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas
5 1 (6.25%) VMware