The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DWDM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 174 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.70% 18.89% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 74 79
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £170 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.51% -11.42%
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 Reading

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

DWDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

DWDM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for DWDM.

1 5 (71.43%) SDH
1 5 (71.43%) Nortel
1 5 (71.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ATM
3 3 (42.86%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Ciena
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) TACACS
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) French Language
5 1 (14.29%) German Language

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SDH
2 4 (57.14%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Junos
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) TACACS
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 5 (71.43%) Nortel
2 3 (42.86%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) Ciena
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy