The table below looks at the statistics for DSL 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 DSL over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DSL 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DSL
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
451 570 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.69% 18.28% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 308 234
Median daily rate £375 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 66 54
Median hourly rate £37.00 £23.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% -16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £52.50 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DSL
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 DSL across the East of England region.

DSL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DSL across the East of England region.

DSL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DSL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 1 £325 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for DSL.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco