The table below looks at the statistics for TETRA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 645 672 604
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -68
Contract jobs citing TETRA 15 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.025% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £600 £653 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +121.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £639 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £667 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £62.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8753 7956 7528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.95% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5332 4551 3996
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 487 433
Median hourly rate £28.88 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.85% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.73 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TETRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TETRA
Daily Rate Trend

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

TETRA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TETRA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TETRA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

TETRA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TETRA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

TETRA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TETRA
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TETRA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 12 £625 -4.21% 1
London +13 11 £625 -4.21%
City of London +50 1 £600 -5.51%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £600 -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £288 -
Belfast - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

TETRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TETRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for TETRA.

1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
2 9 (52.94%) LTE
2 9 (52.94%) 4G
3 7 (41.18%) SFIA
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.76%) Motorola
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) GitHub
8 1 (5.88%) PhpStorm
8 1 (5.88%) User Experience
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.88%) Presales
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (5.88%) Service Design
8 1 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
8 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) 4G
1 9 (52.94%) LTE
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) PhpStorm
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Telecoms Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Radio Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Transition Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) CSS3
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
1 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) SFIA
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Product Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) CLAS
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Motorola
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Aruba
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) HP