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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
England / London
Rank 403 432 410
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22  
Contract jobs citing ADSL 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.016% 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £285 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £340 £320
% change year-on-year -35.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £25.70
% change year-on-year -25.00% -29.96%  

ADSL 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2415 2823 2877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.55% 12.75% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1912 1843
Median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £12.80 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in London

ADSL
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

ADSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADSL in London

ADSL
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 3 months to 26 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
New Malden - 2 - -
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
1 6 (85.71%) SNMP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
1 6 (85.71%) ICMP
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) NAS
1 6 (85.71%) 802.1X
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Nessus
2 5 (71.43%) SSH
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure

ADSL
Top Related 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
1 6 (85.71%) ICMP
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) NAS
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) 802.11
2 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 5 (71.43%) L2TP
2 5 (71.43%) RIP
2 5 (71.43%) SSH
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) 802.1X
2 5 (71.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) FreeBSD
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
1 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) CLAS
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Nessus
1 5 (71.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) BT
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper