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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing DWDM 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £338 £265
% change year-on-year
+27.40% +27.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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
447 544 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.11% 22.26% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 270 316
Median daily rate £374 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 13
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 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
Reading 0 1 - -
DWDM
South East

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) 3G
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (33.33%) SDH
3 4 (33.33%) SLA
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) LTE
3 4 (33.33%) 4G
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Maya
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization

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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) 3G
1 4 (33.33%) 4G
1 4 (33.33%) LTE
1 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (33.33%) SDH
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy