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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DPNSS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.046% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-38.09% -
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
361 317 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.71% 9.94% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 134 166
Median daily rate £330 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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