The table below looks at the statistics for TETRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing TETRA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £140 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £255 £230
% change year-on-year
+37.25% +10.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.73%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 81 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.49% 12.64% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 44
Average daily rate £300 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 4
Average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.20 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

TETRA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

TETRA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham