The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for X.25 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited X.25 over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

X.25
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 267 260
Contract jobs citing X.25 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.22% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £338 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £525
% change year-on-year - -35.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

X.25 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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1336 1791 1832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.20% 19.85% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 990 901
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 124 115
Median hourly rate £22.38 £38.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.88% +28.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

X.25
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing X.25 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for X.25 in the South East

X.25
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing X.25 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for X.25 in the South East

X.25
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 X.25 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for X.25 in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing X.25 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 X.25.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) CA
2 3 (75.00%) zOS
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli NetView
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence

X.25
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) LPAR
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) zOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft