The table below looks at the statistics for VDSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VDSL over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
UK / England
Rank - 593 580
Contract jobs citing VDSL 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.015% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6291 6724 6772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 14.45% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 3957 3888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 353 381
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +27.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VDSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

VDSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VDSL Daily Rate Trend in England

VDSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VDSL Hourly Rate Trend in England