The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 1.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £286 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £288 £270
% change year-on-year
+26.08% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £108.75
SDH
Berkshire

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
42 88 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 28.00% 42.93% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 19
Average daily rate £313 £283 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% -31.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £167 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SDH across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within 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