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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Amersham 56.52% 30.00% 87.50%
As % of the General category 86.67% 60.00% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate
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£325 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-40.84% +10.93%
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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 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Amersham 65.22% 50.00% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Average daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) 2G
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) 3G
6 2 (10.00%) SLA
6 2 (10.00%) PMP
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) 4G
6 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.00%) Network Design

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (10.00%) 3G
2 2 (10.00%) 2G
2 2 (10.00%) 4G
3 1 (5.00%) UMTS
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Data Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Transmission Planner
5 1 (5.00%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Cramer
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Progress