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 25 July 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
25 Jul 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 £375 £385 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%
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
41 57 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 18.72% 18.94% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 23
Median daily rate £353 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.50% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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