The first table below looks at the demand for TETRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TETRA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.037% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £220 £189
% change year-on-year
- +16.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £21.50
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
323 304 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.86% 12.89% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 153 169
Average daily rate £325 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £191 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 34
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.00 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.17 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
TETRA
UK

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TETRA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TETRA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TETRA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

TETRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TETRA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

TETRA
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing TETRA 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 TETRA.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing TETRA 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 TETRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer