The table below looks at the statistics for Frame Relay 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 Frame Relay over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Frame Relay
England / West Midlands
Rank 123 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Frame Relay 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% - 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £220 £410
% change year-on-year
+102.27% -46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.38 £117.50
% change year-on-year
- -75.85%

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
325 263 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.49% 10.97% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 128 147
Median daily rate £375 £336 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £155 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 41
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Frame Relay
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Frame Relay Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Frame Relay
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Frame Relay Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Frame Relay
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Frame Relay Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Frame Relay
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 Frame Relay within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 2 £313 -
Frame Relay
England

Frame Relay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Frame Relay 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 Frame Relay.

1 6 (100.00%) ATM
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCDA
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) Network Design
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) AirMagnet
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
5 2 (33.33%) Presales
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) PPP

Frame Relay
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) 802.11
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) OSPF
5 2 (33.33%) PPP
5 2 (33.33%) RIP
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCDA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opsview
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) AirMagnet
3 2 (33.33%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk