Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 358 360
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing ADSL 17 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 15
South East median daily rate £150 £352 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.39% -6.13% +66.67%
10th Percentile £125 £171 £298
90th Percentile £269 £368 £500
England median daily rate £220 £351 £381
% change year-on-year -37.23% -8.07% +52.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £13.68 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -17.09% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £14.25 £14.86 £17.25
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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2935 3175 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.43% 18.99% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1814 1870
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £230 £225
90th Percentile £550 £529 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 218 240
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.68 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.07 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
% change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ADSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ADSL in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ADSL in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ADSL in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADSL in the South East

ADSL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley -16 11 £145 -21.09%
Berkshire +8 8 £206 +12.24%
West Sussex -7 3 £173 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £140 -
Surrey - 2 £140 -
Hampshire +5 1 £125 -65.47%
Buckinghamshire -32 1 - -
ADSL
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Internet
3 8 (47.06%) MPLS
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 6 (35.29%) ISDN
5 6 (35.29%) Office 365
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 5 (29.41%) SCCM
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (29.41%) Dell
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Broadband
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) IP Telephony

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) Internet
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) MPLS
4 6 (35.29%) ISDN
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Broadband
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) IP Telephony
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (17.65%) 4G
7 3 (17.65%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) DSL
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) RIP
7 3 (17.65%) xDSL
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Support
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) CMDB
2 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Break/Fix
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (11.76%) DameWare
3 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Dell
3 5 (29.41%) Symantec
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Altiris
5 2 (11.76%) Sophos
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.88%) Compaq
6 1 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow