The table below looks at the statistics for DPNSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DPNSS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
England / East of England
Rank - - 125
Contract jobs citing DPNSS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
381 343 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.45% 14.47% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 186 182
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 67
Median hourly rate £24.00 £40.13 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +69.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

DPNSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DPNSS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DPNSS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DPNSS across the East of England region.

DPNSS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England