Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for X.25 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited X.25 over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

X.25
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 819 825
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 +16
Contract jobs citing X.25 3 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.024% 0.090% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
England median daily rate £325 £362 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +3.13% +24.80%
10th Percentile £313 £338 £269
90th Percentile £338 £468 £423
UK median daily rate £325 £362 £351
% change year-on-year -10.22% +3.13% +24.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

X.25 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 12,286 13,350 13,835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.42% 14.84% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,652 8,163 8,108
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 675 851
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +7.32%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.55 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +4.76%

X.25
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing X.25 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for X.25 in England

X.25
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing X.25 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for X.25 in England

X.25
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing X.25 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for X.25 in England

X.25
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 X.25 within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
London -27 2 - -
South East -27 1 £325 -10.22%
X.25
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing X.25 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 X.25.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

X.25
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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) xDSL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Rollout Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel