Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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.

Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 715 778 652
Rank change year-on-year +63 -126 +16
Contract jobs citing ATM 140 93 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.096% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.62% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 69 76
England median daily rate £115 £105 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -72.82% +3.00%
10th Percentile £106 £102 £240
90th Percentile £350 £500 £569
UK median daily rate £115 £105 £386
% change year-on-year +9.52% -72.82% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 13
England median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -70.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.75 £41.25
90th Percentile £14.78 £14.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -70.00% +39.53%

ATM 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13104 15010 14551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.82% 15.43% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8037 9134 8529
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £221 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 680 755 945
England median hourly rate £18.56 £23.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +15.85% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.21 £47.50 £47.15
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.83% +17.07% +2.50%

ATM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ATM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +20 54 £115 +9.52% 1
London +2 40 £115 +9.52%
North of England +57 21 £115 +9.52% 1
Yorkshire +35 15 £115 -16.36%
Midlands +27 15 £115 +9.52%
East of England -1 15 £115 -55.56%
East Midlands +6 9 £115 +9.52%
West Midlands +23 7 £115 +9.52%
South West -7 7 £115 -75.14%
North West +15 6 £115 +9.52% 1
North East +65 2 £115 +10.84%
ATM
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 59 (42.14%) Banking
2 49 (35.00%) EPoS
3 21 (15.00%) Cisco
4 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 16 (11.43%) Unix
4 16 (11.43%) Finance
5 12 (8.57%) Migration
5 12 (8.57%) Data Centre
6 11 (7.86%) Frame Relay
6 11 (7.86%) Windows
6 11 (7.86%) ITIL
6 11 (7.86%) VPN
6 11 (7.86%) WAN
7 10 (7.14%) Firewall
7 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.14%) F5
8 9 (6.43%) Local Government
8 9 (6.43%) CCTV
8 9 (6.43%) Test Automation
8 9 (6.43%) ISO 8583
8 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
8 9 (6.43%) SDH
8 9 (6.43%) SOAP
8 9 (6.43%) Web Services
8 9 (6.43%) Oracle
9 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
9 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (5.71%) LAN
9 8 (5.71%) Cisco Certification

ATM
Co-occurring 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 7 (5.00%) IIS
2 4 (2.86%) Apache
2 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.14%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.43%) Office 365
2 2 (1.43%) Serverless
3 1 (0.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.86%) Frame Relay
2 11 (7.86%) VPN
2 11 (7.86%) WAN
3 10 (7.14%) Firewall
4 9 (6.43%) SDH
5 8 (5.71%) Internet
5 8 (5.71%) IPsec
5 8 (5.71%) LAN
6 7 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (5.00%) DWDM
6 7 (5.00%) Ethernet
6 7 (5.00%) GSM
6 7 (5.00%) UMTS
7 6 (4.29%) Intranet
7 6 (4.29%) ISDN
8 5 (3.57%) BGP
8 5 (3.57%) MPLS
8 5 (3.57%) OSPF
8 5 (3.57%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.57%) GIS
3 2 (1.43%) Aerospike
3 2 (1.43%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (1.43%) MySQL
3 2 (1.43%) Redis
4 1 (0.71%) DB2
4 1 (0.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) JIRA
2 6 (4.29%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.14%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (42.14%) Banking
2 16 (11.43%) Finance
3 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.43%) Local Government
5 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.14%) Legal
6 3 (2.14%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (35.71%) ATM Engineer
2 18 (12.86%) Network Engineer
3 17 (12.14%) Analyst
4 11 (7.86%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.43%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (5.00%) Head of Projects
7 6 (4.29%) Architect
7 6 (4.29%) Migration Engineer
7 6 (4.29%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.57%) Consultant
8 5 (3.57%) Core Network Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) IT Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) NOC Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Developer
9 4 (2.86%) EPoS Engineer
10 3 (2.14%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.14%) Network Architect
10 3 (2.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) SOAP
1 9 (6.43%) Web Services
2 7 (5.00%) .NET
3 6 (4.29%) CSS
3 6 (4.29%) CSS3
3 6 (4.29%) HTML
3 6 (4.29%) HTML5
4 5 (3.57%) REST
4 5 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.14%) Aurelia
5 3 (2.14%) jQuery
5 3 (2.14%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (1.43%) hapi
6 2 (1.43%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (1.43%) OAuth
6 2 (1.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 49 (35.00%) EPoS
2 12 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.43%) CCTV
4 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (2.86%) User Experience
6 2 (1.43%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.43%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) Blog
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.43%) Unix
2 11 (7.86%) Windows
3 5 (3.57%) Windows 2000
3 5 (3.57%) Windows NT
4 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.14%) Linux
6 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.57%) Migration
2 11 (7.86%) ITIL
3 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.43%) Test Automation
5 8 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 8 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.00%) Break/Fix
6 7 (5.00%) Defect Management
7 6 (4.29%) Network Design
7 6 (4.29%) SDLC
7 6 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.57%) Change Control
8 5 (3.57%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (3.57%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (2.86%) Client Onboarding
9 4 (2.86%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (2.86%) Project Planning
9 4 (2.86%) Scrum
9 4 (2.86%) Service Management
10 3 (2.14%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.86%) C
1 4 (2.86%) Java
1 4 (2.86%) Perl
2 3 (2.14%) C#
2 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.14%) SQL
3 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
3 1 (0.71%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.71%) CCNA
1 8 (5.71%) CCNP
1 8 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) Degree
4 3 (2.14%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.14%) BC Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.14%) PMP
5 1 (0.71%) CEH
5 1 (0.71%) CISM
5 1 (0.71%) CISSP
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) GSEC
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) ISO 8583
2 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) PSD2
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.14%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) Ansible
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.71%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.71%) Nagios
3 1 (0.71%) Opsview
3 1 (0.71%) QRadar
3 1 (0.71%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (15.00%) Cisco
2 10 (7.14%) F5
3 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.43%) Oracle
4 7 (5.00%) Ericsson
5 6 (4.29%) Nokia
6 5 (3.57%) Huawei
6 5 (3.57%) Sybase
7 3 (2.14%) Juniper
7 3 (2.14%) VMware
8 2 (1.43%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.43%) Nortel
8 2 (1.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.71%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.71%) Brocade
9 1 (0.71%) BT
9 1 (0.71%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.71%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.71%) Symantec