The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ISDN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISDN over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 - 121
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ISDN 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.043% - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £285 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £224 £294 £270
% change year-on-year -23.91% +8.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.69 -

ISDN 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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 322 298 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.98% 11.06% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 137 168
Median daily rate £395 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 43
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -34.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £26.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ISDN in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISDN in the West Midlands

ISDN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISDN in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISDN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Birmingham - 1 £285 -
ISDN
England

ISDN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISDN 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ISDN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
1 4 (100.00%) NX-OS

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) VPLS
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper