The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for DWDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 121 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Contract jobs citing DWDM 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.053% 0.22% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.86% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £363 £538
% change year-on-year -34.48% -32.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 - -

DWDM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 492 584 408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 25.99% 26.24% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 377 209
Median daily rate £405 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -10.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 26 35
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £22.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

DWDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing DWDM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DWDM in Hampshire

DWDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DWDM in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DWDM in Hampshire

DWDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DWDM in Hampshire

DWDM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 - -
DWDM
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DWDM 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DWDM.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) SDH
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management

DWDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SDH
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware