The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SDH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £279 £363 £295
% change year-on-year -23.10% +22.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SDH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 59 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 28.46% 21.07% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 10
Median daily rate £269 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.75% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £11.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

SDH
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing SDH as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SDH in Basingstoke

SDH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SDH in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SDH in Basingstoke

SDH
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDH in Basingstoke

SDH
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SDH.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft