The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 109 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing DWDM 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.42% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £198 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
-41.91% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
502 564 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.72% 21.89% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 273 243
Median daily rate £365 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing DWDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DWDM across the Berkshire region.

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DWDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DWDM across the Berkshire region.

DWDM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DWDM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +14 4 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
DWDM
South East

DWDM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DWDM 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DWDM.

1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
3 4 (50.00%) Ciena
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (25.00%) SDH
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Maya
6 1 (12.50%) Huawei
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Tellabs
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) SDH
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Ciena
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Huawei
3 1 (12.50%) Tellabs