The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 107 -
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.060% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
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
204 229 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.04% 13.85% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 161 76
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 £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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 £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds