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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 9 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.17% - 3.13%
As % of the General category 27.27% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +26.92%
Telecoms
Hertfordshire

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
11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 18.97% 28.57% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £430 £384 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Avionics
2 3 (42.86%) Cygwin
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) ANSI C
2 3 (42.86%) SpaceWire
3 2 (28.57%) ECSS
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Doxygen
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SpaceWire
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
2 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
2 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) GCC
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Avionics
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCV
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) Mechatronics
3 1 (14.29%) Robotics
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) CMMI
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
3 1 (14.29%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ANSI C
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ECSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) BMC
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat