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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 48 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 18 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.43% 1.43% 4.05%
As % of the General category 12.50% 5.38% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Average daily rate
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£295 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £385 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.06% -21.81%
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
144 186 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.46% 26.57% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 91 82
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £24.30 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 1 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 7 £358 -4.66% 4
Peterborough +7 2 £300 -24.05% 2
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Banking
3 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) Windows
4 10 (19.23%) WAN
5 8 (15.38%) Java
5 8 (15.38%) .NET
5 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (13.46%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.54%) MS Office
7 6 (11.54%) LAN
7 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
7 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.62%) Linux
8 5 (9.62%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
8 5 (9.62%) Wireless
8 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) CMS
9 4 (7.69%) IVR
9 4 (7.69%) TDD
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.69%) Degree
9 4 (7.69%) WFM
9 4 (7.69%) PBX
9 4 (7.69%) ITIL
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
9 4 (7.69%) Red Hat

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (7.69%) CMS
1 4 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project
4 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) WAN
2 6 (11.54%) LAN
3 5 (9.62%) Wireless
4 4 (7.69%) PBX
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.77%) VPN
5 3 (5.77%) Firewall
6 2 (3.85%) SSH
6 2 (3.85%) WLAN
6 2 (3.85%) HTTP
6 2 (3.85%) BGP
6 2 (3.85%) OSPF
6 2 (3.85%) VRRP
6 2 (3.85%) Internet
6 2 (3.85%) HSRP
7 1 (1.92%) LTE
7 1 (1.92%) 3G
7 1 (1.92%) DNS
7 1 (1.92%) LDAP
7 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Selenium
1 2 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.92%) French Language
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) OSS Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Architect
4 3 (5.77%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Network Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Developer
4 3 (5.77%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Network Technician
5 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Network Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
5 2 (3.85%) OSS Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) HTML5
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) J2EE
3 2 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) CSS3
4 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.92%) RESTful
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) IVR
3 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.92%) DTV
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.62%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.85%) UNIX
7 1 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) TDD
4 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.69%) WFM
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 4 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.77%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (5.77%) Scrum
5 3 (5.77%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.85%) OO
6 2 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.85%) Scala
5 1 (1.92%) Tcl
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCP
2 1 (1.92%) HND
2 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.69%) Verint
3 2 (3.85%) Temenos
4 1 (1.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.92%) Polycom
4 1 (1.92%) Nokia
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee
4 1 (1.92%) SAP