The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 427 412 410
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing DWDM 4 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Median daily rate £225 £288 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -8.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £431 £280
% change year-on-year
-24.63% +54.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2848 2939 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.14% 13.27% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1909 1849
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 89 79
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in London

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in London

DWDM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DWDM Hourly Rate Trend in London

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DWDM 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 London region with a requirement for DWDM.

1 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) CCIE
5 5 (38.46%) CCNP
5 5 (38.46%) Juniper
5 5 (38.46%) SDH
5 5 (38.46%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (30.77%) NGN
6 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
6 4 (30.77%) Network Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) CISSP
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Packet Switching
6 4 (30.77%) Internet
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 3 (23.08%) CISM
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (7.69%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) BGP
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) SDH
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) NGN
5 4 (30.77%) Packet Switching
5 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
6 3 (23.08%) DMZ
6 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
7 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
7 2 (15.38%) IPsec
7 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Dutch Language
4 1 (7.69%) German Language
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Audit Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Optical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Equities
3 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (30.77%) Network Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Conflict Management
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCIE
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
6 1 (7.69%) CCSE
6 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
6 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
6 1 (7.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) OPNET
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) Ciena
4 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (7.69%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Huawei
5 1 (7.69%) NetCracker
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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