The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ATM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
UK / England
Rank 538 530 420
Rank change year-on-year -8 -110  
Contract jobs citing ATM 47 85 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 1.17% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 48
Median daily rate £115 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.27% +7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -62.06% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £41.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 - £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 - £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £50.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -73.00% +21.21%  

ATM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6130 7247 7191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 14.67% 14.78% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3787 4381 3969
Median daily rate £405 £385 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +4.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 309 400
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.66 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.65% +6.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

ATM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ATM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for ATM in England

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATM in England

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATM in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ATM in England

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ATM in England

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATM in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ATM in England

ATM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
South East -6 25 £138 -62.06%
London +38 8 £105 -78.46%
West Midlands +16 5 £115 -
South West 0 4 £105 -71.03%
North West +25 3 £115 -71.25%
Yorkshire +16 3 £115 -76.41%
East of England -9 3 £115 -68.27%
East Midlands - 1 £115 -
ATM
UK

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ATM 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 England region with a requirement for ATM.

1 29 (29.29%) Banking
2 27 (27.27%) Cisco
3 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (20.20%) Finance
4 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
5 16 (16.16%) MPLS
5 16 (16.16%) CCNA
6 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 15 (15.15%) EPoS
6 15 (15.15%) Windows
6 15 (15.15%) LAN
6 15 (15.15%) Ethernet
7 14 (14.14%) WAN
7 14 (14.14%) Frame Relay
8 13 (13.13%) MS Office
8 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
8 13 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (13.13%) Network Design
9 12 (12.12%) Retail
9 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (12.12%) Scrum
10 11 (11.11%) Firewall
10 11 (11.11%) Service Management
10 11 (11.11%) CCNP
11 10 (10.10%) Juniper
11 10 (10.10%) Linux
11 10 (10.10%) Unix
11 10 (10.10%) MS Excel

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Office
2 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) BASE24
2 3 (3.03%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.01%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) MPLS
2 15 (15.15%) Ethernet
2 15 (15.15%) LAN
2 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 14 (14.14%) Frame Relay
3 14 (14.14%) WAN
4 13 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (11.11%) Firewall
6 9 (9.09%) BGP
6 9 (9.09%) OSPF
7 8 (8.08%) DNS
7 8 (8.08%) VLAN
8 6 (6.06%) 2G
8 6 (6.06%) 3G
8 6 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (5.05%) IPv4
9 5 (5.05%) IPv6
9 5 (5.05%) VPN
9 5 (5.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (4.04%) GIS
2 2 (2.02%) DB2
3 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (29.29%) Banking
2 20 (20.20%) Finance
3 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 12 (12.12%) Retail
5 6 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.05%) Electronics
7 4 (4.04%) Legal
8 3 (3.03%) Billing
9 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.02%) Military
10 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) ATM Engineer
2 8 (8.08%) Analyst
2 8 (8.08%) EPoS Engineer
3 6 (6.06%) Coordinator
3 6 (6.06%) Developer
3 6 (6.06%) Network Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (5.05%) Architect
4 5 (5.05%) BASE24 Developer
4 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Test Manager
4 5 (5.05%) Transmission Planner
5 4 (4.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (4.04%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (4.04%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.03%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) Middleware
2 3 (3.03%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.01%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) EPoS
2 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.07%) Driving Licence
4 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.04%) IPTV
5 4 (4.04%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (4.04%) STB
5 4 (4.04%) Video on Demand
6 3 (3.03%) EFT
6 3 (3.03%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.02%) EFTPOS
7 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.02%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.01%) APACS
8 1 (1.01%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (1.01%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Linux
2 10 (10.10%) Unix
3 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.08%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.04%) Solaris
5 3 (3.03%) Android
6 2 (2.02%) zOS
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.13%) Network Design
2 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.12%) Scrum
3 11 (11.11%) Service Management
4 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.08%) ITIL
6 7 (7.07%) Converged Infrastructure
6 7 (7.07%) Service Design
7 6 (6.06%) Migration
8 4 (4.04%) CAD
8 4 (4.04%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (4.04%) Line Management
8 4 (4.04%) Network Architecture
8 4 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.03%) Defect Management
9 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (3.03%) Network Management
9 3 (3.03%) Presales
9 3 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (16.16%) CCNA
2 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
3 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.11%) CCNP
5 9 (9.09%) Degree
6 6 (6.06%) CCIE
7 5 (5.05%) CCIP
8 4 (4.04%) CCDA
8 4 (4.04%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
10 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.02%) CCDP
10 2 (2.02%) SCSA
10 2 (2.02%) Sun Certification
11 1 (1.01%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.02%) ISO 8583
3 2 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Nagios
2 3 (3.03%) Opsview
2 3 (3.03%) QRadar
2 3 (3.03%) SCCM
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (27.27%) Cisco
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.10%) Juniper
4 8 (8.08%) F5
4 8 (8.08%) Huawei
5 5 (5.05%) NCR
6 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
6 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.04%) Ericsson
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle
7 3 (3.03%) ArcSight
7 3 (3.03%) Brocade
7 3 (3.03%) HP
7 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.03%) Splunk
7 3 (3.03%) VMware
8 2 (2.02%) CA
8 2 (2.02%) FIS
8 2 (2.02%) Nortel
8 2 (2.02%) Thales