The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 133 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing ADSL 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.90% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £338 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.28 £12.35 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -24.00%
ADSL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
356 335 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.03% 13.11% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 160 186
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £171 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 32
Median hourly rate £15.71 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.36% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £10.89 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.86 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ADSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ADSL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADSL across the West Midlands region.

ADSL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADSL across the West Midlands region.

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADSL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Solihull - 1 - - 1
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) GPON
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) GPON
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lync Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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