The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 10 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.97% 5.56% 8.00%
As % of the General category 30.77% 25.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.42 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +60.00%

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

General Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.40% 22.22% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £300 £430 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% +40.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £428 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £465 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £35.25 £37.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £24.54 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £37.80 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

Telecoms
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Tcl
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Validation

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Installation Technician
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared