The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing xDSL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
319 255 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.54% 10.22% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 107 121
Average daily rate £320 £361 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +31.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £191 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 34
Average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing xDSL across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

xDSL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

xDSL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland