The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 125 -
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £310 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
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
350 311 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.90% 9.64% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 127 172
Median daily rate £336 £315 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
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 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland