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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 3 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 28.57% 18.18% 41.89%
As % of the General category 54.05% 61.54% 83.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
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£238 £525 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.76% +93.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £525 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £525 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
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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
37 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 52.86% 29.55% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
Average daily rate £375 £525 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +66.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £431 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £543 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 25 (59.52%) SC Cleared
1 25 (59.52%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.95%) XML
4 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
5 12 (28.57%) Oracle
6 11 (26.19%) HTML
6 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
6 11 (26.19%) UML
6 11 (26.19%) MVC
7 9 (21.43%) SOA
7 9 (21.43%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.05%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) Ruby
9 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 7 (16.67%) JSON
9 7 (16.67%) JIRA
9 7 (16.67%) Selenium
9 7 (16.67%) VBScript
9 7 (16.67%) Ant
9 7 (16.67%) JUnit
9 7 (16.67%) WebLogic
9 7 (16.67%) CSS
9 7 (16.67%) OOP
9 7 (16.67%) JBoss

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (16.67%) JBoss
1 7 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 7 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle 10gAS
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) FTP
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) DTS
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) dBASE
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) JIRA
1 7 (16.67%) Selenium
1 7 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (16.67%) Ant
1 7 (16.67%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (7.14%) Toad
3 3 (7.14%) JDeveloper
3 3 (7.14%) TestDirector
3 3 (7.14%) PVCS
General
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Product Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Microstrategy Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) XML
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) jQuery
4 7 (16.67%) HTML5
4 7 (16.67%) CSS3
4 7 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 7 (16.67%) CSS
4 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 7 (16.67%) JSON
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 4 (9.52%) ADO.NET
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (9.52%) WinForms
6 4 (9.52%) DHTML
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) IBM XIV
2 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) HP Superdome
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) HPUX
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) UML
2 11 (26.19%) MVC
3 9 (21.43%) SOA
3 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.67%) OOP
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Database Tuning
7 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Use Case
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) RAD
8 3 (7.14%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) VBScript
3 7 (16.67%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) Ruby
4 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) SC Cleared
1 25 (59.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.76%) vSphere
1 2 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Talend
4 4 (9.52%) Brocade
4 4 (9.52%) IBM
5 3 (7.14%) Serena
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) Acronis
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.76%) Veritas
6 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Nokia