The table below looks at the statistics for the Telecoms Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 121 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 7 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.71% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.77% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Average daily rate £288 £175 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £132 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £302 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £255 £295
% change year-on-year
+12.74% -13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.25 £21.65
% change year-on-year
- -29.56%
Telecoms Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2333 2613 2507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.39% 92.53% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1231 1361 1280
Average daily rate £400 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 86 100
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Telecoms Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Telecoms Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Telecoms Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Telecoms Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Telecoms Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Telecoms Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 3 £288 +119.04%
Telecoms Engineer
South East

Telecoms Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Telecoms Engineer in their job title 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 with Telecoms Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (84.21%) CMS
2 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 16 (84.21%) Incident Management
2 16 (84.21%) eTOM
2 16 (84.21%) Service Management
2 16 (84.21%) Ticket Management
3 13 (68.42%) CRM
4 11 (57.89%) Huawei
5 1 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (5.26%) DPNSS
5 1 (5.26%) Q.931
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Softswitch
5 1 (5.26%) PABX
5 1 (5.26%) GENBAND
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server

Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Telecoms Engineer in their job title 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 with Telecoms Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (84.21%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DPNSS
1 1 (5.26%) PABX
1 1 (5.26%) Q.931
1 1 (5.26%) Softswitch
General
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) eTOM
1 16 (84.21%) Incident Management
1 16 (84.21%) ITIL
1 16 (84.21%) Service Management
1 16 (84.21%) Ticket Management
2 13 (68.42%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Huawei
2 1 (5.26%) GENBAND