Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ADSL2+ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ADSL2+ over the 6 months to 23 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.

ADSL2+ (ADSL2Plus)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 888 -
Contract jobs citing ADSL2+ 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.018% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ADSL2+ 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14137 16320 15778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.71% 15.50% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8593 9844 9128
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £181 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 837 1018
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.45% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.82 £48.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.27 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.92% +19.05% +5.00%

ADSL2+
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ADSL2+ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ADSL2+ in the UK

ADSL2+
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ADSL2+.

Contractor daily rate trend for ADSL2+ in the UK