The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £233 £210
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SDH
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 31 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.92% 16.67% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 33
Average daily rate £375 £255 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SDH across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SDH
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SDH Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SDH
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SDH across the Suffolk region.

SDH Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk