The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Amersham 86.67% 14.29% 46.15%
As % of the General category 86.67% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£415 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £351 £335
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -34.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

General Category
Amersham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Amersham 100.00% 14.29% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £575 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Amersham

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Amersham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Amersham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Amersham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Amersham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Amersham 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 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (18.52%) Validation
3 5 (18.52%) SLA
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (18.52%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (14.81%) 4G
4 4 (14.81%) 3G
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.81%) Data Validation
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) 2G
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) UMTS
6 2 (7.41%) PMP
6 2 (7.41%) MS Office
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Law

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Amersham 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) MS Project
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (14.81%) 4G
2 4 (14.81%) 3G
3 3 (11.11%) 2G
4 2 (7.41%) UMTS
5 1 (3.70%) GSM
5 1 (3.70%) LTE
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Change Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Author
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
4 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Validation
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.81%) Data Validation
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Progress
3 1 (3.70%) Cramer