The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £538 £265
% change year-on-year
-32.55% +102.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
DWDM
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 109 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.20% 14.85% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 56 36
Median daily rate £413 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -18.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £18.70 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire