The table below looks at the statistics for OFDM 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 OFDM over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OFDM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
OFDM
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
367 554 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.89% 19.38% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 288 207
Median daily rate £400 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 64 34
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% +27.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

OFDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OFDM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OFDM
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 OFDM across the East of England region.

OFDM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OFDM
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 OFDM across the East of England region.

OFDM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England