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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £266
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £431 £280
% change year-on-year
-24.63% +54.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
85 113 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.41% 14.77% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 63 42
Median daily rate £413 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £414 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.13 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.38% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £18.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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