Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Telecommunications
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 36 28
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.45% 3.10% 3.59%
As % of the General category 0.93% 7.26% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Watford median daily rate - £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.97% -17.33%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.75 - -

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 216 124 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.98% 42.76% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 75 49
Watford median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £220 £183 £210
90th Percentile £611 £538 £550
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Watford median hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% -20.00% +34.27%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Watford

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in Watford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Watford

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++