The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing DSL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - - 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £285 £208
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +37.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £14.00
DSL
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.80% 26.76% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
Average daily rate £425 £458 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +37.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £345 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

DSL
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

DSL Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford