The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £363 £175
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +107.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SDH
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.55% 23.21% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 19
Median daily rate £375 £250 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £211 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £388 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +26.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SDH
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SDH Hourly Rate Trend in Devon