The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 35 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.58% 15.88% 7.94%
As % of the General category 38.46% 36.63% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 4
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£265 £354 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.08% -2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £235 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £445 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £361 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.20% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +228.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +18.33%
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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 Bracknell region.

General Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 101 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.92% 43.35% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 19
Average daily rate £350 £328 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.00 £39.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -31.03%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (31.34%) SC Cleared
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco
4 16 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (22.39%) CCNP
5 15 (22.39%) Ethernet
6 14 (20.90%) CCNA
7 13 (19.40%) 3G
8 11 (16.42%) CCIP
8 11 (16.42%) SLA
8 11 (16.42%) 2G
8 11 (16.42%) LTE
9 10 (14.93%) 4G
9 10 (14.93%) Billing
9 10 (14.93%) Nortel
9 10 (14.93%) Juniper
10 9 (13.43%) Finance
11 8 (11.94%) Project Management
11 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
11 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.45%) Internet
12 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.45%) ITIL
12 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.45%) Marketing
13 6 (8.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
13 6 (8.96%) Electronics
13 6 (8.96%) SAP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Lync
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.49%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.99%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Ethernet
2 13 (19.40%) 3G
3 11 (16.42%) 2G
3 11 (16.42%) LTE
4 10 (14.93%) 4G
5 7 (10.45%) Internet
6 4 (5.97%) Firewall
6 4 (5.97%) VPN
6 4 (5.97%) RIP
6 4 (5.97%) OSPF
7 3 (4.48%) Network Security
7 3 (4.48%) MPLS
7 3 (4.48%) DSL
7 3 (4.48%) ADSL
7 3 (4.48%) WAN
8 2 (2.99%) IPsec
8 2 (2.99%) Wireless
8 2 (2.99%) SSL
8 2 (2.99%) LAN
8 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.49%) QlikView
2 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (14.93%) Billing
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 7 (10.45%) Marketing
4 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) IP Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Design Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) BSS Architect
7 3 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.48%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Remedy Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Support
8 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) DTV
3 2 (2.99%) SecurID
3 2 (2.99%) GIS
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) UNIX
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Project Management
1 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
2 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (10.45%) ITIL
2 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
3 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.46%) Migration
4 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.97%) eTOM
5 4 (5.97%) CRM
5 4 (5.97%) Resource Management
5 4 (5.97%) Change Control
6 3 (4.48%) Budget Control
6 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.48%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.48%) Use Case
6 3 (4.48%) Validation
6 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.49%) C
2 1 (1.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (31.34%) SC Cleared
3 16 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (22.39%) CCNP
5 14 (20.90%) CCNA
6 11 (16.42%) CCIP
7 4 (5.97%) Degree
8 3 (4.48%) ISEB
8 3 (4.48%) CISSP
9 2 (2.99%) CCSP
9 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
9 2 (2.99%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.49%) CISA
10 1 (1.49%) CCSA
10 1 (1.49%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Cisco
2 10 (14.93%) Nortel
2 10 (14.93%) Juniper
3 6 (8.96%) SAP
4 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 2 (2.99%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.99%) BT
6 2 (2.99%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.99%) BMC
6 2 (2.99%) Remedy
6 2 (2.99%) AlgoSec
6 2 (2.99%) Tufin
6 2 (2.99%) F5
7 1 (1.49%) Tableau
7 1 (1.49%) Verint
7 1 (1.49%) Avaya
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos