The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank - - 225
Contract jobs citing xDSL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £433 - £318
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
767 728 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.90% 12.34% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 494 529
Average daily rate £425 £388 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 37
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.25 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -51.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.15 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

xDSL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing xDSL across the City of London region.

xDSL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London