The table below looks at the statistics for TETRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 168 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Contract jobs citing TETRA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.017% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £635 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £550 £315
% change year-on-year
-47.72% +74.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.50
TETRA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
478 741 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.33% 12.66% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 551 500
Median daily rate £463 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £14.90 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £32.86 £41.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing TETRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

TETRA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

TETRA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

TETRA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TETRA across the City of London region.

TETRA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

TETRA
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TETRA 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 City of London region with a requirement for TETRA.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared