The 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 14 49 15
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -34
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 117 24 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.35% 2.32% 9.38%
As % of the General category 22.85% 6.00% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 4 3
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£356 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £144 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +30.00%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
512 400 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.31% 38.72% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 198 78
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 14
Average hourly rate £12.42 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.51% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.10 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +33 39 £350 - 5
Amersham +2 8 £457 -
Chesham 0 6 - -
High Wycombe +1 3 £363 +21.84% 4
Marlow - 2 £250 -
Aylesbury - - - - 3
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 56 (28.57%) Finance
2 34 (17.35%) ITIL
2 34 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (16.84%) Project Management
4 31 (15.82%) SQL
5 30 (15.31%) MS Excel
6 28 (14.29%) SLA
6 28 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 28 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
7 27 (13.78%) Service Management
8 24 (12.24%) Business Objects
9 22 (11.22%) Marketing
10 21 (10.71%) Manufacturing
10 21 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (10.71%) SAP
11 20 (10.20%) Microsoft
11 20 (10.20%) DTV
11 20 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
12 19 (9.69%) Validation
13 18 (9.18%) Electronics
13 18 (9.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 18 (9.18%) UMTS
13 18 (9.18%) GSM
13 18 (9.18%) LTE
14 17 (8.67%) Linux
14 17 (8.67%) Cisco
14 17 (8.67%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (7.65%) Perl
16 15 (7.65%) Legal

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.06%) MS Office
4 4 (2.04%) MS Project
5 3 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (9.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.53%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 18 (9.18%) LTE
2 18 (9.18%) GSM
2 18 (9.18%) UMTS
3 14 (7.14%) LAN
3 14 (7.14%) WAN
4 13 (6.63%) 3G
5 12 (6.12%) 2G
6 10 (5.10%) 4G
7 8 (4.08%) GPRS
8 7 (3.57%) DNS
9 6 (3.06%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.55%) DHCP
10 5 (2.55%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.55%) VoIP
10 5 (2.55%) MPLS
10 5 (2.55%) OSPF
10 5 (2.55%) BGP
10 5 (2.55%) EIGRP
10 5 (2.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (3.06%) MS Access
5 4 (2.04%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.02%) MySQL
6 2 (1.02%) OLTP
7 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.02%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.02%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 56 (28.57%) Finance
2 22 (11.22%) Marketing
3 21 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 18 (9.18%) Electronics
5 15 (7.65%) Legal
6 6 (3.06%) Banking
7 4 (2.04%) Automotive
7 4 (2.04%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (23.47%) Analyst
2 17 (8.67%) Business Analyst
3 16 (8.16%) Architect
4 13 (6.63%) Vendor Manager
5 12 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.12%) Operations Manager
6 11 (5.61%) Technical Design Authority
7 10 (5.10%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.08%) Implementation Manager
9 7 (3.57%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.06%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.06%) Data Network Engineer
10 6 (3.06%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 6 (3.06%) Report Specialist
11 5 (2.55%) Author
11 5 (2.55%) Technical Author
11 5 (2.55%) Developer
11 5 (2.55%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (2.04%) Network Manager
12 4 (2.04%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.57%) .NET
2 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.53%) HTML
4 3 (1.53%) CSS
4 3 (1.53%) Backbone.js
4 3 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (1.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.02%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.51%) WCF
6 1 (0.51%) jQuery
6 1 (0.51%) JPA
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.51%) Flash
6 1 (0.51%) JMS
6 1 (0.51%) Middleware
6 1 (0.51%) Spring
6 1 (0.51%) Ajax
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) DTV
2 14 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.04%) PKI
3 4 (2.04%) SCADA
4 3 (1.53%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.02%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.02%) User Experience
5 2 (1.02%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.51%) Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.67%) Linux
2 10 (5.10%) Windows
3 6 (3.06%) UNIX
4 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.51%) HPUX
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.35%) ITIL
1 34 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (16.84%) Project Management
3 28 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 27 (13.78%) Service Management
5 21 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (9.69%) Validation
8 15 (7.65%) Analytics
9 13 (6.63%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.12%) Change Management
10 12 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.61%) Migration
11 11 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.61%) Supplier Management
12 9 (4.59%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.59%) Release Management
13 8 (4.08%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.08%) Fault Management
13 8 (4.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.82%) SQL
2 15 (7.65%) Perl
3 13 (6.63%) Python
4 6 (3.06%) C#
5 4 (2.04%) Java
5 4 (2.04%) C
6 3 (1.53%) VBA
6 3 (1.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.51%) Korn
8 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.51%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.63%) ISEB
2 11 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.55%) CCIE
6 5 (2.55%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.04%) Degree
7 4 (2.04%) CCNA
8 3 (1.53%) CCDP
8 3 (1.53%) CCNP
8 3 (1.53%) CCIP
8 3 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.53%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.02%) CSSLP
9 2 (1.02%) GCED
9 2 (1.02%) CISSP
9 2 (1.02%) CISA
9 2 (1.02%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (2.55%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) NFS
3 1 (0.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.55%) Netcool
2 5 (2.55%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.51%) YaST
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (12.24%) Business Objects
2 21 (10.71%) SAP
3 20 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 17 (8.67%) Cisco
5 15 (7.65%) Greenplum
6 11 (5.61%) Oracle
7 9 (4.59%) HP
8 8 (4.08%) Remedy
9 6 (3.06%) VMware
9 6 (3.06%) F5
10 5 (2.55%) IBM
10 5 (2.55%) Juniper
11 3 (1.53%) Citrix
11 3 (1.53%) Nokia
11 3 (1.53%) Lotus
11 3 (1.53%) Cognos
11 3 (1.53%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.53%) Mapinfo
12 2 (1.02%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.02%) BT
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