The table below looks at the statistics for DASS2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DASS2 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DASS2
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 100 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.90% 14.35% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 45 76
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 6
Average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -62.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

DASS2
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DASS2 across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DASS2 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire