The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 40 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.78% 5.32% 5.34%
As % of the General category 9.25% 12.76% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 8
Median daily rate £306 £338 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -10.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £155 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £424 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £21.00 £27.83
% change year-on-year
-46.04% -24.54%

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 243 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.03% 41.68% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 128 132
Median daily rate £444 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Median hourly rate £22.25 £29.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.27% +61.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.44 £39.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford 0 4 £313 +25.00% 2
Stevenage -3 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 1 - - 1
Hertford - 1 - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 8 (24.24%) Finance
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) NHS
3 6 (18.18%) WAN
3 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 5 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (15.15%) Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Electronics
4 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.12%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) CCNA
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) JBoss
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
1 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) FTP
4 3 (9.09%) HTTP
4 3 (9.09%) LDAP
4 3 (9.09%) SSL
5 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.03%) Multicast
6 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Installation Technician
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) ITSM Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) J2EE
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) Kendo UI
3 1 (3.03%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
1 6 (18.18%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) Copywriting
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) AIX
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) Change Management
2 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (9.09%) ITSM
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Signal Processing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Tcl
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) CCIE
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CCDP
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) HP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) BMC
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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