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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 4 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 38 47 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.57% 13.62% 9.34%
As % of the General category 27.74% 37.90% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 3
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £229 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -23.91%
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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
137 124 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 48.93% 35.94% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 57 35
Average daily rate £300 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £267 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -10.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.88 £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, 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 19 (20.43%) Cisco
2 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.20%) Ethernet
4 16 (17.20%) MPLS
4 16 (17.20%) Migration
5 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (12.90%) WAN
6 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 12 (12.90%) Unified Communications
7 11 (11.83%) VPN
7 11 (11.83%) ITIL
7 11 (11.83%) SDH
8 10 (10.75%) PBX
8 10 (10.75%) CCNP
8 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (10.75%) Finance
8 10 (10.75%) Billing
9 9 (9.68%) Degree
9 9 (9.68%) QA
9 9 (9.68%) BGP
9 9 (9.68%) DSL
9 9 (9.68%) CCNA
9 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
10 8 (8.60%) ADSL
10 8 (8.60%) Internet
10 8 (8.60%) Cramer
11 7 (7.53%) Workflow
11 7 (7.53%) Validation
11 7 (7.53%) Amdocs

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) Ethernet
1 16 (17.20%) MPLS
2 12 (12.90%) Unified Communications
2 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.90%) WAN
3 11 (11.83%) VPN
3 11 (11.83%) SDH
4 10 (10.75%) PBX
5 9 (9.68%) BGP
5 9 (9.68%) DSL
6 8 (8.60%) ADSL
6 8 (8.60%) Internet
7 7 (7.53%) RIP
7 7 (7.53%) LAN
7 7 (7.53%) EIGRP
7 7 (7.53%) OSPF
7 7 (7.53%) Firewall
7 7 (7.53%) xDSL
8 6 (6.45%) Frame Relay
8 6 (6.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Toad
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
1 10 (10.75%) Billing
2 6 (6.45%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Multimedia
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Electronics
5 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.15%) Front Office
6 2 (2.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (15.05%) Analyst
1 14 (15.05%) Designer
2 10 (10.75%) Network Engineer
3 9 (9.68%) Consultant
4 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
4 6 (6.45%) IP Network Engineer
4 6 (6.45%) IP Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Amdocs Consultant
5 5 (5.38%) Test Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Architect
5 5 (5.38%) Management Consultant
6 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Incident Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.23%) VoIP Specialist
7 3 (3.23%) Escalation Manager
8 2 (2.15%) BSS Architect
8 2 (2.15%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) XML
2 5 (5.38%) JMS
2 5 (5.38%) WSDL
2 5 (5.38%) JAXB
2 5 (5.38%) SOAP
2 5 (5.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.45%) Machine to Machine
3 4 (4.30%) IVR
4 3 (3.23%) DTV
4 3 (3.23%) GIS
5 1 (1.08%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) Migration
2 11 (11.83%) ITIL
3 7 (7.53%) Process Management
3 7 (7.53%) Workflow
3 7 (7.53%) Validation
3 7 (7.53%) Workflow Management
3 7 (7.53%) eTOM
4 6 (6.45%) CRM
4 6 (6.45%) Customer Intelligence
4 6 (6.45%) Business Performance Management
4 6 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 5 (5.38%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.38%) Project Management
5 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
5 5 (5.38%) TDD
6 4 (4.30%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.30%) Network Design
6 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) Java
2 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
2 5 (5.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.75%) CCNP
3 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.68%) CCNA
4 9 (9.68%) Degree
5 7 (7.53%) BC Cleared
6 3 (3.23%) CCIP
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.08%) CCIE
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 5 (5.38%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Netcool
1 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.08%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Cisco
2 8 (8.60%) Cramer
3 7 (7.53%) Amdocs
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Juniper
4 5 (5.38%) BEA
4 5 (5.38%) MetaSolv
4 5 (5.38%) BT
5 4 (4.30%) Remedy
5 4 (4.30%) Nortel
5 4 (4.30%) SAP
5 4 (4.30%) Verint
6 3 (3.23%) Avaya
6 3 (3.23%) Fujitsu
6 3 (3.23%) Mitel
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.23%) Infovista
6 3 (3.23%) Mapinfo
7 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.15%) Citrix