The table below looks at the statistics for DECT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DECT over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
Rank - 127 -
Contract jobs citing DECT 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £400
% change year-on-year
- -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DECT
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
557 359 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.67% 11.99% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 169 154
Median daily rate £345 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.50 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

DECT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DECT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DECT
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DECT Daily Rate Trend in Scotland