Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 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)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 608 577
Rank change year-on-year -8 -31 +21
Contract jobs citing ADSL 13 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.028% 0.027% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.19% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 29
London median daily rate £205 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.94% +0.38% +45.45%
10th Percentile £180 £186 £124
90th Percentile £380 £511 £470
England median daily rate £220 £351 £375
% change year-on-year -37.23% -6.53% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
London median hourly rate £12.00 £49.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.60% - -
England median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year -16.13% +25.51% -34.66%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5430 6270 5907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.53% 13.90% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3643 4098 3904
London median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.13% +6.00%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £219
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 142 178
London median hourly rate £19.57 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.00% -2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.74 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.38 £50.00 £44.13
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ADSL in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ADSL in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ADSL in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADSL in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
West London - 2 £220 - 1
North London - 1 - - 1
ADSL
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) MPLS
1 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Compaq
3 4 (30.77%) Nortel
3 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
3 4 (30.77%) Novell
3 4 (30.77%) GroupWise
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
3 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) ISDN
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (30.77%) GroupWise
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) MPLS
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) 4G
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) ISDN
5 2 (15.38%) L2TP
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) SMTP
6 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Compaq
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Nortel
1 4 (30.77%) Novell
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) BT
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Meraki