The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 15 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 14 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.46% 3.23% 4.35%
As % of the General category 28.00% 16.67% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £394 £396 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £389 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £403 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +175.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +20.00%
Telecoms
South East

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

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 36 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.78% 19.35% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 32
Average daily rate £413 £438 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £313 £457
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 13
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 7 (38.89%) ClearCase
3 7 (38.89%) DTV
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 3 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (11.11%) STB
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
6 2 (11.11%) DVB
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DVB
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.56%) Site Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) DTV
2 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (11.11%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) UML
3 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
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