The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSL 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 Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - - 133
Contract jobs citing DSL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.55% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £164.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +1071.42%
DSL
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
377 447 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.20% 15.48% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 286 156
Median daily rate £400 £295 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -22.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £123 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.87 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +23.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £71.00 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DSL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DSL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DSL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DSL 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DSL.

1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) HBase
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) HiveQL
1 4 (100.00%) Samza
1 4 (100.00%) Spark Streaming
1 4 (100.00%) SparkR

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) HBase
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Scala Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) Samza
1 4 (100.00%) Spark Streaming
1 4 (100.00%) SparkR
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) HiveQL
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Scala