The first table below looks at the demand for SDH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Swindon region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £261 £280
% change year-on-year
+14.83% -6.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 77 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.41% 19.01% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 38
Average daily rate £450 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
SDH
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SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SDH
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SDH Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SDH
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SDH Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon