The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 331 476 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.05% 18.89% 23.31%
As % of the General category 40.51% 44.91% 58.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 194 180
Median daily rate £400 £376 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.50 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.68% -67.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.30 £38.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £26.70 £106.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -37.32%
Telecoms
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
817 1060 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.14% 42.06% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 549 389
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £207 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 18
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.79% +13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.50 £100.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 85 £330 -8.33% 13
Newbury 0 54 £400 - 5
Slough -2 24 £363 -3.33% 12
Maidenhead +2 19 £425 +41.66% 2
Bracknell -15 15 £354 +9.86% 3
Windsor -2 1 £425 - 1
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 100 (13.91%) Finance
2 85 (11.82%) Project Management
3 83 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (10.43%) ITIL
5 72 (10.01%) Degree
6 69 (9.60%) Marketing
7 65 (9.04%) MS Excel
7 65 (9.04%) SLA
7 65 (9.04%) Cisco
8 63 (8.76%) Microsoft
8 63 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (8.21%) 3G
10 55 (7.65%) Programme Management
11 54 (7.51%) 4G
12 53 (7.37%) Service Management
13 52 (7.23%) SAP
13 52 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (6.68%) PRINCE2
15 46 (6.40%) Electronics
16 45 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (6.26%) Cisco Certification
17 42 (5.84%) Migration
18 41 (5.70%) Linux
18 41 (5.70%) LTE
19 40 (5.56%) CRM
19 40 (5.56%) LAN
19 40 (5.56%) Manufacturing
20 39 (5.42%) WAN
20 39 (5.42%) MPLS
20 39 (5.42%) Digital Marketing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (1.81%) Apache
2 11 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.39%) IIS
4 7 (0.97%) CMS
5 5 (0.70%) SAS
6 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 65 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.59%) MS Office
3 28 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (3.20%) MS Visio
5 22 (3.06%) MS Project
6 7 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.42%) Maya
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.14%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (5.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.42%) Unica
4 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.14%) HFM
4 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.95%) Adobe Analytics
2 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.25%) SaaS
4 8 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.70%) PaaS
6 4 (0.56%) IaaS
7 2 (0.28%) Trello
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.14%) CallidusCloud
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.14%) Taleo
8 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.21%) 3G
2 54 (7.51%) 4G
3 41 (5.70%) LTE
4 40 (5.56%) LAN
5 39 (5.42%) MPLS
5 39 (5.42%) Radio Access Network
5 39 (5.42%) WAN
6 37 (5.15%) Firewall
7 33 (4.59%) 2G
8 28 (3.89%) VoIP
9 27 (3.76%) TCP/IP
9 27 (3.76%) Wireless
10 26 (3.62%) Internet
10 26 (3.62%) Network Security
10 26 (3.62%) VPN
11 18 (2.50%) Broadband
12 17 (2.36%) DNS
13 16 (2.23%) WLAN
14 15 (2.09%) BGP
14 15 (2.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.81%) Relational Database
2 13 (1.81%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.67%) MS Access
4 11 (1.53%) MySQL
5 10 (1.39%) Big Data
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.28%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.28%) GIS
9 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.28%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (1.67%) JIRA
2 6 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.56%) Artifactory
4 4 (0.56%) MSBuild
4 4 (0.56%) NuGet
4 4 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.42%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.14%) JMeter
6 1 (0.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.14%) MSI
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.14%) TestRail
General
1 100 (13.91%) Finance
2 69 (9.60%) Marketing
3 46 (6.40%) Electronics
4 40 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 35 (4.87%) Billing
6 32 (4.45%) Legal
7 21 (2.92%) Retail
8 17 (2.36%) Back Office
9 10 (1.39%) Law
10 5 (0.70%) Front Office
11 4 (0.56%) Advertising
11 4 (0.56%) Banking
12 3 (0.42%) German Language
12 3 (0.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 105 (14.60%) Analyst
2 58 (8.07%) Architect
3 55 (7.65%) Business Analyst
4 45 (6.26%) Network Engineer
4 45 (6.26%) Project Manager
5 39 (5.42%) Designer
6 34 (4.73%) Consultant
7 31 (4.31%) Solutions Designer
7 31 (4.31%) Telecoms Manager
8 28 (3.89%) Telecoms Engineer
9 24 (3.34%) Telecoms Analyst
10 23 (3.20%) Developer
10 23 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (2.64%) Design Engineer
12 16 (2.23%) Security Engineer
13 14 (1.95%) Administrator
14 13 (1.81%) Coordinator
14 13 (1.81%) Security Specialist
14 13 (1.81%) Telecoms Business Analyst
14 13 (1.81%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.78%) CSS
2 19 (2.64%) HTML
3 18 (2.50%) Web Services
4 12 (1.67%) .NET
5 7 (0.97%) SOAP
5 7 (0.97%) SPML
6 6 (0.83%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.56%) LAMP
7 4 (0.56%) Middleware
8 3 (0.42%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.42%) CSS3
8 3 (0.42%) HTML5
9 2 (0.28%) EJB
9 2 (0.28%) J2EE
9 2 (0.28%) JSP
9 2 (0.28%) Node.js
9 2 (0.28%) REST
9 2 (0.28%) XML
10 1 (0.14%) JMS
10 1 (0.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.23%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.67%) CESG
6 11 (1.53%) Handset
7 10 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.25%) PMI
9 8 (1.11%) User Experience
10 6 (0.83%) CMDB
10 6 (0.83%) Statistics
10 6 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.70%) IVR
11 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.70%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (5.70%) Linux
2 35 (4.87%) Windows
3 13 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (1.81%) Windows Server
4 12 (1.67%) Unix
5 9 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.70%) Solaris
7 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.14%) CentOS
8 1 (0.14%) Debian
8 1 (0.14%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE
8 1 (0.14%) VMS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (11.82%) Project Management
2 83 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (10.43%) ITIL
4 63 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (7.65%) Programme Management
6 53 (7.37%) Service Management
7 48 (6.68%) PRINCE2
8 45 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (5.84%) Migration
10 40 (5.56%) CRM
11 39 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
12 35 (4.87%) Service Delivery
13 34 (4.73%) Change Management
14 33 (4.59%) Business Analysis
15 30 (4.17%) Analytics
16 27 (3.76%) Information Security
17 24 (3.34%) Business Transformation
17 24 (3.34%) ITIL V3
17 24 (3.34%) Network Design
18 22 (3.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.45%) SQL
2 15 (2.09%) Java
3 13 (1.81%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.53%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.25%) C
6 6 (0.83%) PHP
7 5 (0.70%) Python
8 4 (0.56%) C#
8 4 (0.56%) C++
8 4 (0.56%) Embedded C
8 4 (0.56%) Embedded C++
9 3 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.42%) VB
10 2 (0.28%) Delphi
10 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.28%) VBA
11 1 (0.14%) Perl
11 1 (0.14%) Ruby
11 1 (0.14%) Scala
11 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (10.01%) Degree
2 45 (6.26%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (4.59%) CCNP
4 22 (3.06%) CISSP
5 21 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.78%) CISM
7 18 (2.50%) CCNA
7 18 (2.50%) HND
8 16 (2.23%) HNC
8 16 (2.23%) PMI Certification
9 14 (1.95%) CISA
9 14 (1.95%) PMP
10 13 (1.81%) CCIE
11 12 (1.67%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (0.83%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.56%) CCENT
14 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.56%) SANS
14 4 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.04%) SLA
2 19 (2.64%) QA
3 12 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.25%) NEBOSH
5 7 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.83%) COBIT
7 5 (0.70%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.28%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.70%) XenApp
5 4 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.42%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.42%) vSphere
6 3 (0.42%) Xen
7 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (1.39%) FortiGate
2 9 (1.25%) Amdocs OSS
3 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.28%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (0.28%) MOM
4 2 (0.28%) Nessus
4 2 (0.28%) Netcool
4 2 (0.28%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (0.28%) OpenView
4 2 (0.28%) vRealize
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 65 (9.04%) Cisco
2 63 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 52 (7.23%) SAP
4 32 (4.45%) Remedy
5 28 (3.89%) Huawei
6 24 (3.34%) Oracle
7 23 (3.20%) Ericsson
7 23 (3.20%) Nokia
8 21 (2.92%) VMware
9 18 (2.50%) Citrix
9 18 (2.50%) Nortel
10 15 (2.09%) Cramer
10 15 (2.09%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.95%) Adobe
11 14 (1.95%) Fortinet
12 13 (1.81%) Avaya
12 13 (1.81%) F5
12 13 (1.81%) HP
12 13 (1.81%) Juniper
13 12 (1.67%) CheckPoint
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