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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
South East / Berkshire
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 347 438 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.37% 17.70% 26.87%
As % of the General category 43.70% 45.20% 62.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 161 286
Median daily rate £389 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £50.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +60.00%

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
794 969 1222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.74% 39.15% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 426 536
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 30
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.19% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £48.00 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

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 February 2017.

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
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 February 2017. 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 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 +4 121 £400 - 5
Maidenhead +4 52 £500 -9.09% 1
Newbury 0 24 £375 -6.25% 7
Slough -5 16 £350 -18.60% 3
Bracknell -12 14 £300 -12.40% 1
Wokingham +3 3 £450 - 2
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 133 (19.91%) Project Management
2 118 (17.66%) Microsoft
3 107 (16.02%) Finance
4 103 (15.42%) ITIL
4 103 (15.42%) MS Excel
5 94 (14.07%) PRINCE2
6 92 (13.77%) Cisco
7 77 (11.53%) Degree
8 66 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (9.73%) Marketing
10 64 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 64 (9.58%) Remedy
11 63 (9.43%) LTE
12 62 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
13 61 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
14 57 (8.53%) ITIL V3
14 57 (8.53%) MS Project
15 55 (8.23%) Management Information System
16 52 (7.78%) CCNP
17 51 (7.63%) Programme Management
18 49 (7.34%) Migration
19 47 (7.04%) Ericsson
20 46 (6.89%) VoIP
21 45 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
21 45 (6.74%) VoLTE
22 43 (6.44%) CCNA
23 42 (6.29%) MS Office
24 41 (6.14%) SAP
24 41 (6.14%) CRM
24 41 (6.14%) Retail

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 23 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.50%) Apache
2 10 (1.50%) IIS
3 8 (1.20%) SAS
4 4 (0.60%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 3 (0.45%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.30%) Jetty
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 103 (15.42%) MS Excel
2 57 (8.53%) MS Project
3 42 (6.29%) MS Office
4 34 (5.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.90%) Maya
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
8 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) HFM
5 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.15%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.60%) Office 365
3 4 (0.60%) SaaS
4 2 (0.30%) Taleo
5 1 (0.15%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (0.15%) CloudSense
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (9.43%) LTE
2 46 (6.89%) VoIP
3 45 (6.74%) VoLTE
4 40 (5.99%) 3G
5 37 (5.54%) Wi-Fi
6 36 (5.39%) 4G
7 35 (5.24%) Unified Communications
8 33 (4.94%) MPLS
9 32 (4.79%) Internet
9 32 (4.79%) TCP/IP
10 29 (4.34%) LAN
11 26 (3.89%) WAN
12 25 (3.74%) BGP
12 25 (3.74%) VPN
13 24 (3.59%) Broadband
13 24 (3.59%) Radio Access Network
14 23 (3.44%) DNS
14 23 (3.44%) Firewall
15 21 (3.14%) 2G
16 20 (2.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.80%) Big Data
2 11 (1.65%) Hadoop
3 10 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.35%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.75%) MS Access
5 5 (0.75%) MySQL
6 4 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.45%) HBase
7 3 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.30%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.30%) GIS
8 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.30%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.15%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Android Studio
1 6 (0.90%) JIRA
1 6 (0.90%) Xcode
2 3 (0.45%) JMeter
2 3 (0.45%) Selenium
2 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.30%) ProC
4 1 (0.15%) Appium
4 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.15%) Gradle
4 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 107 (16.02%) Finance
2 65 (9.73%) Marketing
3 41 (6.14%) Retail
4 35 (5.24%) Electronics
5 34 (5.09%) Billing
6 30 (4.49%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.99%) Legal
8 15 (2.25%) Mandarin Language
9 9 (1.35%) Law
10 8 (1.20%) Banking
11 6 (0.90%) Advertising
11 6 (0.90%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.75%) Back Office
12 5 (0.75%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 92 (13.77%) Analyst
1 92 (13.77%) Project Manager
2 54 (8.08%) Architect
3 42 (6.29%) Network Engineer
4 37 (5.54%) Telecoms Manager
5 36 (5.39%) Consultant
6 35 (5.24%) Voice Project Manager
7 30 (4.49%) Business Analyst
8 26 (3.89%) Telecoms Analyst
9 25 (3.74%) Designer
10 23 (3.44%) Design Engineer
11 21 (3.14%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 20 (2.99%) Administrator
13 16 (2.40%) Developer
14 15 (2.25%) Business Manager
15 14 (2.10%) Unified Communications Engineer
16 13 (1.95%) Coordinator
16 13 (1.95%) Network Manager
17 12 (1.80%) Delivery Manager
17 12 (1.80%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.10%) CSS
2 12 (1.80%) HTML
2 12 (1.80%) Middleware
3 8 (1.20%) .NET
4 6 (0.90%) SOAP
4 6 (0.90%) Web Services
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.60%) LAMP
7 3 (0.45%) CORBA
7 3 (0.45%) J2EE
7 3 (0.45%) REST
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (0.30%) Spring
8 2 (0.30%) Velocity
8 2 (0.30%) VXML
8 2 (0.30%) XML
9 1 (0.15%) JTAPI
9 1 (0.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.15%) SAML
9 1 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.84%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.69%) IVR
5 15 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.95%) User Experience
7 7 (1.05%) IPTV
7 7 (1.05%) Smartphone
8 6 (0.90%) Public Cloud
9 5 (0.75%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.75%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.75%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (0.75%) PMI
9 5 (0.75%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.75%) STB
9 5 (0.75%) Video on Demand
9 5 (0.75%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.24%) Linux
2 26 (3.89%) Windows
3 23 (3.44%) Unix
4 13 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.65%) Android
6 7 (1.05%) Solaris
7 4 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.30%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) SUSE
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (19.91%) Project Management
2 103 (15.42%) ITIL
3 94 (14.07%) PRINCE2
4 66 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (8.53%) ITIL V3
7 51 (7.63%) Programme Management
8 49 (7.34%) Migration
9 45 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (6.14%) CRM
11 36 (5.39%) Change Management
11 36 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (4.79%) Business Analysis
12 32 (4.79%) Business Transformation
13 28 (4.19%) Service Management
14 27 (4.04%) Digital Marketing
15 26 (3.89%) Analytics
15 26 (3.89%) Network Design
16 24 (3.59%) Mentoring
17 23 (3.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (4.49%) SQL
2 19 (2.84%) Java
3 14 (2.10%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.35%) Python
5 7 (1.05%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.05%) Perl
5 7 (1.05%) PHP
6 6 (0.90%) C
7 5 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.60%) Scala
8 4 (0.60%) VBA
9 3 (0.45%) Ruby
9 3 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.30%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.30%) C#
10 2 (0.30%) Delphi
10 2 (0.30%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.30%) VB
11 1 (0.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 77 (11.53%) Degree
2 62 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (7.78%) CCNP
4 43 (6.44%) CCNA
5 25 (3.74%) Security Cleared
6 24 (3.59%) CCIE
7 18 (2.69%) CIPD
8 17 (2.54%) SC Cleared
9 16 (2.40%) HND
10 12 (1.80%) PMI Certification
11 11 (1.65%) APMP
12 9 (1.35%) MBA
12 9 (1.35%) PMP
13 8 (1.20%) CCIP
14 7 (1.05%) HNC
15 6 (0.90%) ACCA
15 6 (0.90%) CIMA
15 6 (0.90%) ECDL
16 5 (0.75%) CCDP
16 5 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.69%) SLA
2 24 (3.59%) PMO
3 11 (1.65%) QA
4 9 (1.35%) P3O
5 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
7 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.30%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.15%) GAAP
9 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.15%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 12 (1.80%) Active Directory
1 12 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.60%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.30%) vSphere
3 2 (0.30%) Xen
4 1 (0.15%) Docker
4 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (4.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (2.84%) Cisco UCCE
3 17 (2.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (0.90%) Nagios
5 4 (0.60%) Amdocs OSS
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.30%) MOM
6 2 (0.30%) OpenView
7 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
7 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.15%) Netcool
7 1 (0.15%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 118 (17.66%) Microsoft
2 92 (13.77%) Cisco
3 64 (9.58%) Remedy
4 47 (7.04%) Ericsson
5 41 (6.14%) SAP
6 36 (5.39%) Oracle
7 31 (4.64%) Huawei
8 20 (2.99%) HP
8 20 (2.99%) Juniper
9 17 (2.54%) VMware
10 15 (2.25%) IBM
10 15 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.50%) TIBCO
12 9 (1.35%) Nokia
13 8 (1.20%) Citrix
13 8 (1.20%) Cramer
14 7 (1.05%) Avaya
14 7 (1.05%) EXTOL
14 7 (1.05%) Genesys
14 7 (1.05%) Nortel
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