The table below looks at the statistics for DMS-100 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMS-100 over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel DMS-100
Rank - - 592
Contract jobs citing DMS-100 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £175
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7954 8278 7255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.84% 14.70% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4535 4468 3905
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 518 450 420
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

DMS-100
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DMS-100 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DMS-100 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DMS-100
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DMS-100 within the UK.

DMS-100 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DMS-100
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DMS-100 within the UK.

DMS-100 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK