The first table below looks at the demand for OFDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OFDM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)
Rank - 115 100
Contract jobs citing OFDM 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.61% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 328 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.80% 19.23% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 179 158
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 58 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
OFDM
South East

OFDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OFDM across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OFDM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OFDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OFDM Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire