The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing DSL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £470 £235
% change year-on-year
-27.39% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £15.00
DSL
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 246 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.71% 19.92% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 82 69
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DSL
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DSL Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire