Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ADSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ADSL over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 - 84
Rank change year-on-year - +84 -3
Contract jobs citing ADSL 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £206 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £206 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £12.35
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £12.35

ADSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 269 210 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.16% 13.98% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 133 113
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £154 £205 £166
90th Percentile £494 £535 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 15
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -3.23% -18.42%
10th Percentile £9.98 £10.69 £10.73
90th Percentile £31.10 £26.00 £20.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ADSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in Birmingham

ADSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ADSL in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for ADSL in Birmingham

ADSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADSL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

ADSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Meraki
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec