The table below looks at the statistics for DAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DAB over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
UK / England
Rank 567 600 586
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs citing DAB 12 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £460 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.27% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £315 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £275 £363
% change year-on-year
+67.27% -24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.25 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6246 6805 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.94% 14.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 4092 3908
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 293 421
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DAB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DAB Jobs Demand Trend in England

DAB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DAB Daily Rate Trend in England

DAB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DAB Hourly Rate Trend in England

DAB
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DAB within the England region over the 3 months to 21 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
South East +24 11 £460 +67.27%
London - 1 - -
DAB
UK

DAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DAB 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 England region with a requirement for DAB.

1 13 (86.67%) WAN
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) MS Office
3 10 (66.67%) Forcepoint
3 10 (66.67%) Network Management
4 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Boundary Protection
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
10 1 (6.67%) DHCP
10 1 (6.67%) VPN
10 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
10 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (6.67%) PaaS
10 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (6.67%) Puppet
10 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (6.67%) Terraform
10 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
10 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database

DAB
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DWDM
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL DBA
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Network Management
2 8 (53.33%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (6.67%) Brocade
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) VMware