The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 16 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing SDH 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.74% 0.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.23% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SDH
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.81% 21.88% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 15
Median daily rate £340 £399 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +22.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SDH
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SDH Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SDH
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SDH across the Basingstoke region.

SDH Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SDH
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SDH 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SDH.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) DWDM
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DWDM
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) PMO Manager
2 2 (50.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft