The table below looks at the statistics for OFDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OFDM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)
Rank - - 599
Contract jobs citing OFDM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OFDM
UK

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
7862 7502 7569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.65% 14.16% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4861 4360 4134
Median daily rate £400 £378 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 475 426
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.89 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £47.83 £44.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

OFDM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OFDM Jobs Demand Trend in England

OFDM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OFDM Daily Rate Trend in England

OFDM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OFDM Hourly Rate Trend in England

OFDM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OFDM 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 OFDM.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) DAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Product Marketing

OFDM
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) DAB
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree