Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for DSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DSL over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing DSL 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.19% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £400 £344 £260
% change year-on-year +16.36% +32.30% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 -

DSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 43 33 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.01% 6.33% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 49
East Sussex median daily rate £355 £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.00% -24.24% +32.00%
10th Percentile £123 £119 £240
90th Percentile £601 £396 £380
South East median daily rate £389 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.39% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - £23.68 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +142.87% -51.03%
South East median hourly rate £17.19 £25.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -31.25% -8.26% +37.42%

DSL
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing DSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for DSL in East Sussex

DSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSL in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DSL in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for DSL.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

DSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP