The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing xDSL 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 67 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.78% 19.48% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 16
Average daily rate £325 £285 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 21
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing xDSL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge