The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £220 £255
% change year-on-year
+34.09% -13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £108.75 -
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West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 17.26% 12.50% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 8
Average daily rate £260 £360 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £170 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Average hourly rate £25.66 £33.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.24% +11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SDH
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SDH Daily Rate Trend in Coventry