Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 December 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)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 197 209
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -17
Contract jobs citing ATM 8 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.16% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
South West median daily rate £115 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -74.44% +28.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £105 £361 £253
90th Percentile £325 £525 £420
England median daily rate £115 £110 £400
% change year-on-year +4.55% -72.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
South West median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -70.00% +124.55%

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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 836 779 884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.99% 13.80% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 459 481
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +0.69%
10th Percentile £181 £162 £175
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £405 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +1.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 80 76
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £36.75 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.89% -6.37% +72.98%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.23 £15.50
90th Percentile £42.75 £47.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% +7.14% +5.00%

ATM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ATM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for ATM in the South West

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATM in the South West

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATM in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ATM in the South West

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ATM in the South West

ATM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Gloucestershire +15 4 £115 -75.79%
Wiltshire 0 4 £158 -62.94%
Somerset -3 3 £115 -
Devon +1 2 £110 -
ATM
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 South West region with a requirement for ATM.

1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) EPoS
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Nagios
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Blog
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics

ATM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
1 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
1 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
1 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opsview
1 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
1 1 (12.50%) Brocade
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
1 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk