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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 19 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.17% 6.13% 1.57%
As % of the General category 18.92% 18.87% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £405 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £405 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £405 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+149.18% -29.06%
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
37 53 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.02% 32.52% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 45
Median daily rate £413 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £309 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 16
Median hourly rate £44.00 £30.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.08% -27.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

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 2 May 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 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 (55.00%) C
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Embedded C
2 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 8 (40.00%) DTV
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Node.js
4 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) Middleware
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (10.00%) DVB
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (10.00%) STB
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) Site Acquisition Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Site Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) DTV
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++