The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 48 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.01% 4.70% 2.08%
As % of the General category 5.36% 19.32% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 2
Average daily rate £550 £210 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +20.00%
Telecoms
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
112 176 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.92% 24.34% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 114 71
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £177 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +11.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £35.75 £33.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Peterborough +4 6 £550 +175.00%
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) MS Office
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
6 4 (18.18%) Hudson
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) SAP
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 4 (18.18%) Electronics
6 4 (18.18%) CCNA

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (13.64%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) ATM
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
4 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) Frame Relay
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) MRTG
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) RIP
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) Impala
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (18.18%) Hudson
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Military
4 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Planner
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) BDD
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.55%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNA
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HNC
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Avaya
3 2 (9.09%) BT
3 2 (9.09%) F5
3 2 (9.09%) FireEye
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Infovista
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
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