The table below looks at the statistics for DPNSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DPNSS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DPNSS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £290
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DPNSS
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
404 417 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.95% 14.63% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 203 156
Median daily rate £336 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 8
Median hourly rate £15.75 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DPNSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DPNSS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DPNSS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DPNSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 £325 -
DPNSS
UK

DPNSS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DPNSS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DPNSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Q.931
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Q.931
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management