The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £270 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £340 £285
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.42% 11.00% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £288 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands