The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 17 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 terms in our General category for the Stevenage 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 3 13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 18.75% 3.23%
As % of the General category - 46.15% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £158
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -11.29%
General Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 39.22% 40.63% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £263 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% +66.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Telecoms
Hertfordshire

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware