The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 31 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing SDH 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.43% 1.29% 4.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 4.92% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £230 £328
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -29.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SDH
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 39.13% 26.18% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 11
Average daily rate £350 £290 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £413 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SDH across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SDH
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SDH Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SDH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SDH.

1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Cramer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SDH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SDH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cramer
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 17 days ago