Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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.

Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 37 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 -
Contract jobs citing SDH 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.04% 1.81% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% 8.05% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £350 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 200 87 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 29.59% 22.48% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 38 64
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £313 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -24.47% +27.31%
10th Percentile £216 £161 £275
90th Percentile £576 £488 £559
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 11
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.04 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.84% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.43 £10.38
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -36.51% +5.00% -

SDH
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SDH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SDH in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDH in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) DWDM
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN

SDH
Co-occurring 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DWDM
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) WAN Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft