The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 53 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.42% 6.59% 4.81%
As % of the General category 11.40% 21.32% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 21
Average daily rate £420 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £203 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
465 258 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.75% 30.94% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 125 222
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £14.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £22.50 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 20 £400 +14.28% 6
Amersham 0 7 - -
High Wycombe -4 3 £475 +35.71% 5
Aylesbury - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 (30.86%) Finance
1 25 (30.86%) Legal
2 16 (19.75%) Law
3 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.35%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.41%) Service Management
9 6 (7.41%) SAP
9 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.17%) Business Objects
10 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
10 5 (6.17%) Data Management
10 5 (6.17%) IVR
10 5 (6.17%) APMP
11 4 (4.94%) Network Management
11 4 (4.94%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.94%) Scrum
11 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.94%) SQL
11 4 (4.94%) .NET
11 4 (4.94%) ITIL
11 4 (4.94%) CRM
11 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
11 4 (4.94%) LAN
12 3 (3.70%) XHTML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Project
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (4.94%) LAN
3 3 (3.70%) H.323
4 2 (2.47%) Wireless
4 2 (2.47%) SAN
4 2 (2.47%) ISDN
4 2 (2.47%) PBX
4 2 (2.47%) SDH
4 2 (2.47%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) SNMP
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.23%) LDAP
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) BGP
5 1 (1.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.23%) OLAP
3 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
1 25 (30.86%) Legal
2 16 (19.75%) Law
3 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Electronics
3 3 (3.70%) Billing
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Analyst
2 10 (12.35%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.35%) Business Analyst
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (4.94%) Designer
4 4 (4.94%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (4.94%) Coordinator
5 3 (3.70%) Developer
5 3 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 3 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (3.70%) Change Manager
5 3 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (3.70%) Data Manager
5 3 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 3 (3.70%) UI Designer
6 2 (2.47%) UI Developer
6 2 (2.47%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (2.47%) UI Programmer
6 2 (2.47%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) XHTML
2 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.70%) CSS
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.17%) IVR
2 3 (3.70%) DTV
3 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.47%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (1.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) UNIX
2 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (12.35%) Project Management
3 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management
6 6 (7.41%) Service Management
6 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
8 4 (4.94%) Network Management
8 4 (4.94%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.94%) Scrum
8 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) CRM
9 3 (3.70%) UML
9 3 (3.70%) Six Sigma
9 3 (3.70%) BPR
9 3 (3.70%) Validation
9 3 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) APMP
2 3 (3.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.23%) ACCA
3 1 (1.23%) CIMA
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
1 1 (1.23%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) SAP
3 5 (6.17%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) IBM
4 3 (3.70%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) EMC
6 1 (1.23%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
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