Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing SDH 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £400
South West median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 136 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.73% 14.81% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 94 91
Gloucestershire median daily rate £305 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.15% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £126 £122 £165
90th Percentile £439 £434 £475
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -41.52% +85.87%
10th Percentile £19.90 £11.18 £14.66
90th Percentile £36.38 £43.75 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +76.11%

SDH
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDH in Gloucestershire

SDH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDH in Gloucestershire