Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ATM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATM over the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 189 186
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -14
Contract jobs citing ATM 9 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 1.52% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Scotland median daily rate £115 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% -50.00% -5.88%
UK median daily rate £115 £188 £375
% change year-on-year -38.91% -49.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% -68.24% +30.77%

ATM 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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 566 788 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.77% 16.69% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 469 265
Scotland median daily rate £350 £340 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.09% -2.31%
10th Percentile £139 £215 £161
90th Percentile £525 £450 £464
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 29
Scotland median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.75% +201.89% -36.90%
10th Percentile £12.94 £13.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £46.50 £42.80 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.95% +18.75% -

ATM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ATM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ATM in Scotland

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATM in Scotland

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATM in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ATM in Scotland

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ATM in Scotland

ATM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Edinburgh -5 3 £308 -
Glasgow -7 3 £115 -48.89%
Highlands +1 1 £115 +12.20%
Aberdeen -5 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £115 -
ATM
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ATM.

1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) EPoS
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) IPv6
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) SDH
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management

ATM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) DWDM
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) IPv6
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) SDH
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) VSAT
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) xDSL
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Check Point Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper