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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 118 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.20% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.22% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £90 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £333 £175
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +90.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.88 £15.30
% change year-on-year
- +42.97%
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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
2284 2243 2205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.01% 89.65% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1081 958
Average daily rate £385 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 56 82
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.07 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £21.10 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) 4G
3 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 2 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) UMTS
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) RTCP
3 2 (33.33%) RTP
3 2 (33.33%) SS7
3 2 (33.33%) SMPP
3 2 (33.33%) 2G
3 2 (33.33%) CDMA
3 2 (33.33%) GPRS
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) LTE

Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (33.33%) UMTS
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) 3G
2 2 (33.33%) RTCP
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
2 2 (33.33%) SS7
2 2 (33.33%) SMPP
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) 2G
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 2 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (33.33%) CDMA
2 2 (33.33%) GPRS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP