The table below looks at the statistics for DAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DAB over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DAB 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £585 £425 £259
% change year-on-year
+37.64% +64.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
DAB
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
378 437 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.20% 16.26% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 236 114
Median daily rate £370 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £260 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 43 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

DAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DAB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DAB Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DAB
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DAB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Solihull - 3 - - 1
DAB
England

DAB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DAB.

1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

DAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Presales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
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