The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £338 £435
% change year-on-year
-22.96% -22.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 26.92% 28.40% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 32
Median daily rate £450 £313 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +20.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SDH
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SDH Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

SDH
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SDH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for SDH.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design