The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank - 12 16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.17% 1.61%
As % of the General category - 7.14% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £145 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -63.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -38.00%
Telecoms
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 10.34% 30.43% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 8
Median daily rate - £205 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -57.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford