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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing TETRA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £136
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £300 £136
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +120.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
TETRA
West Midlands

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
92 90 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.61% 15.13% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 39
Average daily rate £373 £260 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.26% +42.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £155 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £12.37 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% -12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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