The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM 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 DWDM over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 142 147
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.032% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.19% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £198 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
-41.91% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
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
465 526 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.23% 16.65% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 258 252
Median daily rate £360 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 66 67
Median hourly rate £36.75 £23.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.38% -7.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DWDM
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 DWDM across the East of England region.

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DWDM
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 DWDM across the East of England region.

DWDM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DWDM 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 DWDM.

1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN

DWDM
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%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed