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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 2 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 22.22% 21.92% 23.86%
As % of the General category 52.17% 48.48% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
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
23 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 42.59% 45.21% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 9
Average daily rate £450 £390 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £195 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016, 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 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) CRM
4 6 (23.08%) Pega
5 5 (19.23%) Unix
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) Ant
6 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (15.38%) Struts
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) RUP
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 4 (15.38%) Java EE
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Selenium
6 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Ericsson
7 3 (11.54%) Nokia

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.54%) 3G
3 2 (7.69%) 4G
3 2 (7.69%) LTE
3 2 (7.69%) SNMP
3 2 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) 2G
4 1 (3.85%) ATM
4 1 (3.85%) Broadband
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (3.85%) SDH
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Operational Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planner
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Java EE
1 4 (15.38%) Spring
1 4 (15.38%) Struts
2 2 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) CESG
2 2 (7.69%) e-Health
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) RUP
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) Fault Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Pega
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Ericsson
3 3 (11.54%) Nokia
3 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.69%) Aruba
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya
4 2 (7.69%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Huawei
4 2 (7.69%) Meraki
4 2 (7.69%) NetIQ
4 2 (7.69%) Siemens
5 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.85%) CommVault
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec