Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Frame Relay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Frame Relay over the 6 months to 22 April 2021 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.

Frame Relay
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 646 866
Contract jobs citing Frame Relay 0 9 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK - 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - £490 £346
Median % change year-on-year - +41.52% +44.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £490 £267
% change year-on-year - +83.30% +13.15%

Frame Relay 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 6,123 7,714 12,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.41% 13.73% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,971 4,697 7,552
10th Percentile £225 £175 £203
25th Percentile £344 £313 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
75th Percentile £538 £525 £538
90th Percentile £613 £613 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 462 547
10th Percentile £12.98 £13.25 £12.00
25th Percentile £15.65 £16.01 £14.46
Median hourly rate £26.43 £21.00 £18.06
Median % change year-on-year +25.86% +16.31% -3.45%
75th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £43.38
90th Percentile £60.03 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £19.00 £17.21
% change year-on-year +27.63% +10.43% -6.37%

Frame Relay
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Frame Relay as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Frame Relay in the UK

Frame Relay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Frame Relay.

Daily rate trend for Frame Relay in the UK

Frame Relay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Frame Relay.

Hourly rate trend for Frame Relay in the UK