The table below looks at the statistics for DPNSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DPNSS over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank - 145 -
Contract jobs citing DPNSS 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DPNSS
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
544 402 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.87% 12.54% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 235 238
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 29 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +102.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

DPNSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DPNSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DPNSS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DPNSS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DPNSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DPNSS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West