The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for ATM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 73 66
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Contract jobs citing ATM 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.50% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 1.64% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £115 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -62.06% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £50.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -73.00% +21.21%  

ATM 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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 142 304 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.55% 30.16% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 162 83
Median daily rate £450 £380 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +15.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 2
Median hourly rate £53.75 £63.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.68% +193.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

ATM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for ATM in Reading

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATM in Reading

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ATM in Reading

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for ATM.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Broadband
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) PPP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) DSLAM
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) SCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Huawei
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) xDSL

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Broadband
1 2 (66.67%) DSLAM
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) PPP
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Installation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) SCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Huawei
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas