Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Frame Relay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Frame Relay over the 6 months to 22 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.

Frame Relay
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 853 848
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 -21
Contract jobs citing Frame Relay 11 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.084% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 10
England median daily rate £313 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% - +27.27%
10th Percentile £206 £350 £283
90th Percentile £470 £483 £417
UK median daily rate £313 £350 £356
% change year-on-year -10.71% -1.75% +37.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £41.29
UK median hourly rate - - £41.29

Frame Relay 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 13105 15096 14416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.81% 15.41% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8038 9186 8455
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £220 £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 681 762 940
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £47.50 £47.16
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.88 £20.71
% change year-on-year -20.42% +15.31% +3.53%

Frame Relay
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Frame Relay in England

Frame Relay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Frame Relay in England

Frame Relay
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Frame Relay in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Frame Relay in England

Frame Relay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Frame Relay in England

Frame Relay
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 Frame Relay within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
Yorkshire - 6 £210 -
North of England - 6 £210 -
London -35 2 £450 +28.57%
Midlands +21 1 £313 -35.90%
South East +9 1 £325 - 1
South West - 1 £501 -
East Midlands - 1 £313 -
Frame Relay
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for Frame Relay.

1 11 (100.00%) ATM
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
2 7 (63.64%) DWDM
2 7 (63.64%) SDH
3 5 (45.45%) Nokia
3 5 (45.45%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) Network Management
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Network Design
7 1 (9.09%) Brocade
7 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Business Development
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security

Frame Relay
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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) ATM
2 7 (63.64%) DWDM
2 7 (63.64%) SDH
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) DSL
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) HSRP
6 1 (9.09%) Multicast
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Opsview
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
3 5 (45.45%) Nokia
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 1 (9.09%) Aruba
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Nortel
5 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec