The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
England / North East
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing ADSL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £288 £255
% change year-on-year
-24.17% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.90 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.25 £13.90 £135.00
% change year-on-year
-19.06% -89.70%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 119 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.26% 13.27% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 57 64
Median daily rate £325 £417 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.96% +19.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £295 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ADSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

ADSL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East