The table below looks at the statistics for DAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DAB over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
England / South East
Rank 232 260 261
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Contract jobs citing DAB 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.034% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £460 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £275 £363
% change year-on-year
+67.27% -24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.25 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1523 1798 2043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.08% 20.64% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 991 981
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 93 114
Median hourly rate £20.00 £42.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.21% +20.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

DAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DAB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DAB
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DAB Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DAB across the South East region.

DAB Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DAB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DAB within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire - 9 £460 -
DAB
England

DAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DAB 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 South East region with a requirement for DAB.

1 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) MS Office
3 10 (76.92%) Forcepoint
3 10 (76.92%) Network Management
4 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Boundary Protection
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 2 (15.38%) Network Security
9 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
10 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
10 1 (7.69%) Brocade
10 1 (7.69%) VLAN
10 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
10 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (7.69%) Juniper
10 1 (7.69%) DWDM
10 1 (7.69%) OSPF
10 1 (7.69%) BGP
10 1 (7.69%) Firewall
10 1 (7.69%) VMware
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco
10 1 (7.69%) CCNP

DAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DWDM
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Network Management
2 8 (61.54%) Boundary Protection
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Forcepoint
2 1 (7.69%) Brocade
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) VMware