The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 19 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 19 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.92% 8.70% 8.29%
As % of the General category 31.67% 23.08% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 5
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£288 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% +0.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £92.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +198.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -11.11%
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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 Basingstoke region.

General Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 78 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.17% 37.68% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 37
Average daily rate £325 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £256 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £92.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +198.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) Network Planning
3 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
4 11 (23.91%) Network Architecture
5 9 (19.57%) Finance
5 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.87%) SaaS
8 5 (10.87%) MS Access
8 5 (10.87%) ERP
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco
10 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.52%) Ericsson
10 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.52%) Time Management
10 3 (6.52%) Workflow
10 3 (6.52%) Data Management
10 3 (6.52%) Marketing
11 2 (4.35%) Huawei
11 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.35%) Network Design
11 2 (4.35%) Billing
11 2 (4.35%) Selenium

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.17%) Lync
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
1 2 (4.35%) DWDM
2 1 (2.17%) LTE
2 1 (2.17%) MVNO
2 1 (2.17%) 3G
2 1 (2.17%) Broadband
2 1 (2.17%) PSTN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Architect
2 13 (28.26%) Network Architect
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (10.87%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.52%) Database Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Audit Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) BSS Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Voice Design Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Supply Chain Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (2.17%) Struts
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) JMS
2 1 (2.17%) JAXB
2 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.17%) Ajax
2 1 (2.17%) JSTL
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Network Planning
2 11 (23.91%) Network Architecture
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.87%) ERP
5 3 (6.52%) Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) Workflow
5 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Network Design
6 2 (4.35%) Logistics
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Ericsson
3 2 (4.35%) Juniper
3 2 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (4.35%) Huawei
4 1 (2.17%) Proofpoint
4 1 (2.17%) Nokia
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) SAP