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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
England / East of England
Rank 125 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing DWDM 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £238 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £363 £538
% change year-on-year
+18.62% -32.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 - -

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
380 342 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.47% 14.45% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 185 187
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 27 33 67
Median hourly rate £33.00 £40.13 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.75% +69.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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
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 DWDM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire -10 1 £238 -34.48%
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) SLA
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) RAD
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Huawei
1 4 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 4 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) Ciena
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SDH
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SDH
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 4 (66.67%) RAD
1 4 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Ciena
1 4 (66.67%) Huawei
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft