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 27 August 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
27 Aug 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 £225 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
-40.78% +26.66%
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
30 54 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.15% 16.51% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 33 36
Median daily rate £344 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £43.75 £29.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.86% +70.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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