The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 7 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 14 23 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 17.95% 25.84% 50.91%
As % of the General category 42.42% 65.71% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate
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- £525 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +85.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +29.26%
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Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 35 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 42.31% 39.33% 55.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 12
Average daily rate £355 £513 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.73% +72.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £421 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £537 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 32 (69.57%) SC Cleared
1 32 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.96%) Windows
3 14 (30.43%) Oracle
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 11 (23.91%) XML
7 10 (21.74%) SQL
8 9 (19.57%) HTML
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
8 9 (19.57%) UML
8 9 (19.57%) NetBackup
8 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec
8 9 (19.57%) MVC
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
10 7 (15.22%) SAN
10 7 (15.22%) SOA
10 7 (15.22%) HPUX
11 6 (13.04%) Project Management
11 6 (13.04%) Scrum
11 6 (13.04%) Web Services
11 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
1 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
1 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
1 5 (10.87%) JBoss
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
2 4 (8.70%) DHCP
2 4 (8.70%) FTP
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.70%) DTS
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium
1 5 (10.87%) Ant
1 5 (10.87%) JUnit
2 4 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) PVCS
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.52%) JDeveloper
3 3 (6.52%) Toad
3 3 (6.52%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Backup Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Product Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) XML
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) jQuery
4 6 (13.04%) Web Services
5 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Camel
5 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 5 (10.87%) CSS3
5 5 (10.87%) PhoneGap
5 5 (10.87%) JSON
5 5 (10.87%) CSS
6 4 (8.70%) WinForms
6 4 (8.70%) DHTML
6 4 (8.70%) .NET
6 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) IBM XIV
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) HP Superdome
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) HPUX
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) UNIX
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
6 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) UML
2 9 (19.57%) MVC
3 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.22%) SOA
4 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) Scrum
4 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.87%) Project Planning
5 5 (10.87%) OOP
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) Change Management
6 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.70%) Database Tuning
7 3 (6.52%) Use Case
7 3 (6.52%) SSADM
7 3 (6.52%) RAD
8 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) VBScript
3 5 (10.87%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) Ruby
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (69.57%) SC Cleared
1 32 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) vSphere
1 4 (8.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) NetBackup
1 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Talend
3 5 (10.87%) IBM
3 5 (10.87%) Brocade
4 4 (8.70%) Veritas
4 4 (8.70%) Symantec
4 4 (8.70%) Sophos
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Acronis
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Serena
6 2 (4.35%) MicroStrategy