The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 11 July 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 West Lothian 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 10 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.56% 1.43% 20.75%
As % of the General category 33.33% 20.00% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +1.42%
General Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.67% 7.14% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Average daily rate £400 £434 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.72% +57.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Telecoms
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Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Top 2 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management