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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 16 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.15% 4.74% 6.12%
As % of the General category 24.00% 15.00% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £365 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £30.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +146.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
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 60 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.64% 31.58% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 46
Median daily rate £363 £396 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £484 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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
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 25 September 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%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) OO
2 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) Node.js
5 3 (15.00%) React
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Big Data
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (5.00%) IaaS
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.00%) User Experience

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 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) DVB
2 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (15.00%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) C Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (15.00%) React
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) STB
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) OO
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Product Management
6 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) F5