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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 28 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 81 78 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.90% 6.53% 8.00%
As % of the General category 13.04% 14.05% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £411 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £294 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £350 £366
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.84%
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
621 555 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.26% 46.48% 35.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 288 180
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £479 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 17
Average hourly rate £43.00 £12.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+258.33% -70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £9.86 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.65 £44.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +19 47 £400 - 3
High Wycombe +4 14 £413 -2.94% 2
Marlow - 2 £190 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (41.78%) Finance
2 29 (19.86%) Programme Management
3 21 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 20 (13.70%) SAP
5 19 (13.01%) SQL
5 19 (13.01%) Cisco
5 19 (13.01%) DTV
5 19 (13.01%) Electronics
5 19 (13.01%) Manufacturing
5 19 (13.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 19 (13.01%) Marketing
5 19 (13.01%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (12.33%) LAN
7 17 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (10.96%) MPLS
8 16 (10.96%) OSPF
8 16 (10.96%) BGP
8 16 (10.96%) Project Management
8 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (10.27%) VPN
10 14 (9.59%) CCNP
10 14 (9.59%) WAN
10 14 (9.59%) MS Excel
10 14 (9.59%) Windows
11 13 (8.90%) Oracle
11 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
13 11 (7.53%) Internet
13 11 (7.53%) Avaya

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (6.85%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.37%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.74%) MS Office
3 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (13.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.74%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.33%) LAN
2 16 (10.96%) MPLS
2 16 (10.96%) OSPF
2 16 (10.96%) BGP
3 15 (10.27%) VPN
4 14 (9.59%) WAN
5 11 (7.53%) DNS
5 11 (7.53%) Internet
6 10 (6.85%) DHCP
6 10 (6.85%) BIG-IP
6 10 (6.85%) Unified Communications
7 9 (6.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (4.79%) Ethernet
9 7 (4.79%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.11%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (4.11%) Firewall
10 6 (4.11%) EIGRP
11 5 (3.42%) SSL
12 4 (2.74%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.42%) PowerCenter
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.74%) Big Data
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.05%) SSDT
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.05%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (2.05%) DB2
6 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.37%) MS Access
6 2 (1.37%) OLTP
7 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.68%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Selenium
2 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.37%) Introscope
2 2 (1.37%) JMeter
2 2 (1.37%) Grunt
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.37%) gulp
3 1 (0.68%) Synon
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (41.78%) Finance
2 19 (13.01%) Electronics
2 19 (13.01%) Manufacturing
2 19 (13.01%) Marketing
3 8 (5.48%) Legal
4 5 (3.42%) Law
5 3 (2.05%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.05%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) Retail
6 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (19.18%) Analyst
2 24 (16.44%) Administrator
3 16 (10.96%) Architect
4 13 (8.90%) Network Architect
5 11 (7.53%) Developer
6 10 (6.85%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.85%) BizTalk Administrator
7 9 (6.16%) Windows Administrator
8 8 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.42%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.42%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Procurement Manager
10 5 (3.42%) IT Procurement Manager
10 5 (3.42%) Programme Assurance Manager
11 4 (2.74%) Hadoop Administrator
11 4 (2.74%) Financial Business Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Project Coordinator
11 4 (2.74%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) .NET
1 7 (4.79%) CSS
2 5 (3.42%) HTML
2 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.05%) SOAP
3 3 (2.05%) JSON
3 3 (2.05%) jQuery
3 3 (2.05%) HTML5
4 2 (1.37%) CSS3
4 2 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.37%) Sass
4 2 (1.37%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.37%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.37%) JNDI
4 2 (1.37%) Ajax
4 2 (1.37%) NHibernate
4 2 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.01%) DTV
2 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.48%) CMDB
5 6 (4.11%) Clustering
6 3 (2.05%) PKI
6 3 (2.05%) User Experience
7 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) SCADA
8 1 (0.68%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.59%) Windows
2 10 (6.85%) Linux
3 7 (4.79%) UNIX
4 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) Programme Management
2 21 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (13.01%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (10.96%) Project Management
4 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.53%) Change Management
5 11 (7.53%) ITIL
6 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2
6 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
7 9 (6.16%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (4.79%) High Availability
9 7 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.79%) Migration
9 7 (4.79%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.79%) Critical Success Factor
10 5 (3.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.01%) SQL
2 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.42%) C#
4 3 (2.05%) Java
4 3 (2.05%) PHP
4 3 (2.05%) Ruby
4 3 (2.05%) Korn
4 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.37%) C
5 2 (1.37%) Jython
5 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.37%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (9.59%) CCNP
3 8 (5.48%) CCNA
4 5 (3.42%) CCIE
5 3 (2.05%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) CCDP
5 3 (2.05%) CCIP
5 3 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.37%) Degree
6 2 (1.37%) ISEB
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) SLA
1 4 (2.74%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.05%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 20 (13.70%) SAP
1 20 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.01%) Cisco
3 13 (8.90%) Oracle
4 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
5 11 (7.53%) Avaya
6 9 (6.16%) F5
7 5 (3.42%) Informatica
8 4 (2.74%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.74%) Remedy
9 3 (2.05%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.37%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.37%) VMware
10 2 (1.37%) CA
10 2 (1.37%) Intel
10 2 (1.37%) IBM
11 1 (0.68%) HP
11 1 (0.68%) Juniper
11 1 (0.68%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.68%) Amdocs
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