The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - - 101
Contract jobs citing DSL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £164.00 -
DSL
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 272 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.01% 12.84% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 159 108
Median daily rate £400 £348 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.62% +153.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DSL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DSL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire