The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM 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 DWDM over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 121 -
Contract jobs citing DWDM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.047% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £340 £285
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DWDM
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
270 246 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.22% 11.44% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 149 112
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £187.50 £23.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DWDM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DWDM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire