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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel DMS-100
Rank - 581 545
Contract jobs citing DMS-100 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.014% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £235
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
7948 6904 6873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.67% 13.12% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4423 3766 3378
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 383 558
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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