The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ATM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 23 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.

Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 577 518
Rank change year-on-year +13 -59  
Contract jobs citing ATM 38 66 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.76% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 43
Median daily rate £115 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -64.61% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £105 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £494 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £126 £283 £356
% change year-on-year -55.30% -20.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £21.75

ATM 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6347 8686 8118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.56% 16.14% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3768 5279 4580
Median daily rate £400 £389 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% +8.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 426 473
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.17% +20.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £47.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

ATM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ATM in the UK

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATM in the UK

ATM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATM over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ATM in the UK

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ATM in the UK

ATM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATM over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ATM in the UK

ATM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 35 £115 -64.66% 2
South East +10 22 £453 +81.00%
Buckinghamshire -7 14 £600 -
London 0 9 £115 -69.33%
Milton Keynes -11 9 £600 -
Berkshire +17 7 £273 +9.00%
Scotland +35 3 £138 +34.14% 3
Slough +7 2 £273 +9.00%
East Midlands -5 2 £214 -34.23%
East of England -16 2 £388 -8.82%
Westminster - 2 £110 -
Derbyshire - 2 £214 -
Derby - 2 £214 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £115 -56.39%
West Yorkshire +19 1 £115 -56.39%
Edinburgh +12 1 - - 3
Hampshire +11 1 £475 -29.10%
Newbury +2 1 - -
Enfield 0 1 £105 -
Fareham 0 1 £475 -29.10%
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 £325 -23.52%
Inverness -1 1 £138 +34.14%
Highlands -2 1 £138 +34.14%
Aberdeen -5 1 - -
Hertfordshire -11 1 £325 -23.52%
Renfrewshire - 1 £138 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £115 -
Worcester - 1 £115 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 -
Worcestershire - 1 £115 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 with a requirement for ATM.

1 25 (28.41%) Banking
2 24 (27.27%) Cisco
3 20 (22.73%) WAN
4 18 (20.45%) LAN
4 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
5 16 (18.18%) MPLS
5 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
6 15 (17.05%) Finance
7 14 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (14.77%) EPoS
8 13 (14.77%) Windows
8 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
8 13 (14.77%) Data Centre
9 12 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.64%) CCNA
9 12 (13.64%) OSPF
9 12 (13.64%) BGP
10 11 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (11.36%) Scrum
11 10 (11.36%) Service Management
11 10 (11.36%) CCNP
11 10 (11.36%) Ethernet
11 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (10.23%) ITIL
12 9 (10.23%) Linux
12 9 (10.23%) Frame Relay
12 9 (10.23%) ISO 8583

ATM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
2 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.14%) IaaS
1 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) WAN
2 18 (20.45%) LAN
2 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 16 (18.18%) MPLS
4 12 (13.64%) BGP
4 12 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (13.64%) OSPF
5 10 (11.36%) Ethernet
6 9 (10.23%) Frame Relay
7 8 (9.09%) Firewall
7 8 (9.09%) Internet
7 8 (9.09%) VPN
8 7 (7.95%) EIGRP
8 7 (7.95%) RIP
8 7 (7.95%) VLAN
9 6 (6.82%) SDH
9 6 (6.82%) xDSL
10 5 (5.68%) DNS
10 5 (5.68%) SNMP
10 5 (5.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (3.41%) GIS
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (1.14%) Big Data
4 1 (1.14%) MS Access
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Subversion
1 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (28.41%) Banking
2 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Billing
4 3 (3.41%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Military
6 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (17.05%) ATM Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Architect
4 6 (6.82%) Coordinator
4 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (3.41%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (3.41%) Business Analyst
5 3 (3.41%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (3.41%) EPoS Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) EPoS Installation Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Installations Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Network Architect
5 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Transmission Planner
6 2 (2.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Middleware
2 3 (3.41%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) CSS3
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) HTML5
3 1 (1.14%) React
3 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Data Centre
1 13 (14.77%) EPoS
2 7 (7.95%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.41%) IPTV
5 3 (3.41%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (3.41%) STB
5 3 (3.41%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.27%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.14%) APACS
7 1 (1.14%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.14%) EFT
7 1 (1.14%) EFTPOS
7 1 (1.14%) EMV
7 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Unix
3 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.27%) Solaris
4 2 (2.27%) zOS
5 1 (1.14%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.36%) Scrum
2 10 (11.36%) Service Management
3 9 (10.23%) ITIL
4 8 (9.09%) Break/Fix
4 8 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
4 8 (9.09%) Service Design
5 7 (7.95%) Migration
6 6 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (3.41%) CAD
7 3 (3.41%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (3.41%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.41%) Network Management
8 2 (2.27%) Change Control
8 2 (2.27%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (2.27%) Presales
8 2 (2.27%) Process Improvement
8 2 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) C
2 2 (2.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.14%) C++
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.14%) Perl
3 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
4 12 (13.64%) CCNA
5 10 (11.36%) CCNP
6 7 (7.95%) Degree
7 4 (4.55%) BC Cleared
7 4 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (4.55%) CCIE
8 3 (3.41%) CCDP
8 3 (3.41%) CCIP
8 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.27%) CCDA
9 2 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) AWS Certification
10 1 (1.14%) HNC
10 1 (1.14%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) ISO 8583
2 8 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 8 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) PMO
4 1 (1.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.14%) Opsview
3 1 (1.14%) QRadar
3 1 (1.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Cisco
2 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) Juniper
3 6 (6.82%) NCR
4 5 (5.68%) F5
5 4 (4.55%) Citrix
6 3 (3.41%) Huawei
6 3 (3.41%) Nortel
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle
7 2 (2.27%) AirMagnet
7 2 (2.27%) CA
7 2 (2.27%) HP
7 2 (2.27%) VeriFone
7 2 (2.27%) VMware
8 1 (1.14%) Avaya
8 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.14%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.14%) Sage
8 1 (1.14%) Toshiba
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago