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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - - 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £385 £220
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
51 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 34.93% 15.94% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 19
Median daily rate £275 £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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