The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 102 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DSL 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% - 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £200 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.29% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DSL
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 232 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.09% 13.90% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 164 78
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.36 £22.50 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.06% -80.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DSL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DSL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

DSL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DSL 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DSL.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) VRRP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 5 (100.00%) vMotion
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (100.00%) VRRP
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) VMware