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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 18 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.85% 4.37% 6.52%
As % of the General category 21.82% 15.00% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Median daily rate £405 £280 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £210 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £298 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +272.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.06% -34.69%
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
55 60 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.83% 29.13% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 47
Median daily rate £400 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £15.85 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £47.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) Node.js
2 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) Digital TV
5 2 (9.09%) DVB
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio
5 2 (9.09%) STB

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DVB
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) Telepresence
2 1 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Angular Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 8 (36.36%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
1 2 (9.09%) Digital TV
1 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (9.09%) STB
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Product Management
5 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) C
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio