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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 29 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.98% 3.28% 2.51%
As % of the General category 15.59% 11.17% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 6
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£250 £243 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -35.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £122 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £416 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £38.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £27.09 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-22.46% +2.20%
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
186 197 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.55% 29.40% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 85 110
Average daily rate £328 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 25
Average hourly rate £37.00 £43.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.25 £7.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
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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
Peterborough +18 17 £233 +22.36%
Cambridge -4 9 £285 -26.21% 21
Huntingdon - - - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (37.50%) Finance
3 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
4 17 (30.36%) Windows
5 15 (26.79%) MS Office
5 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 14 (25.00%) LAN
6 14 (25.00%) WAN
6 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (19.64%) Lync
9 11 (19.64%) Avaya
9 11 (19.64%) PBX
9 11 (19.64%) CMS
9 11 (19.64%) IVR
9 11 (19.64%) Banking
9 11 (19.64%) WFM
10 10 (17.86%) Data Analysis
10 10 (17.86%) Verint
11 8 (14.29%) Degree
11 8 (14.29%) Wireless
12 7 (12.50%) C++
12 7 (12.50%) Polycom
12 7 (12.50%) jQuery
13 6 (10.71%) C
13 6 (10.71%) C#
13 6 (10.71%) .NET
13 6 (10.71%) SQL Server

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 11 (19.64%) CMS
1 11 (19.64%) Lync
2 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.79%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (1.79%) Simulink
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) LAN
1 14 (25.00%) WAN
1 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (19.64%) PBX
3 8 (14.29%) Wireless
4 6 (10.71%) GSM
4 6 (10.71%) 3G
5 5 (8.93%) Bluetooth
5 5 (8.93%) 2G
5 5 (8.93%) ZigBee
6 4 (7.14%) Firewall
7 3 (5.36%) ISDN
7 3 (5.36%) MPLS
7 3 (5.36%) DHCP
7 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 3 (5.36%) DNS
7 3 (5.36%) SSL
8 2 (3.57%) SAN
8 2 (3.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.93%) Python Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Python/Django Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Telephony Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Support
7 2 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) jQuery
2 6 (10.71%) .NET
3 5 (8.93%) SVG
3 5 (8.93%) Django
3 5 (8.93%) D3.js
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) OAuth
4 2 (3.57%) OpenID
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) CSS3
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) Flash
5 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (19.64%) IVR
4 6 (10.71%) Smartphone
5 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.14%) Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) WFM
2 10 (17.86%) Data Analysis
3 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
4 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.57%) Validation
5 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (1.79%) OOD
6 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.79%) Project Management
6 1 (1.79%) Change Management
6 1 (1.79%) Regression Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Information Management
6 1 (1.79%) Document Management
6 1 (1.79%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.79%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.79%) Signal Processing
6 1 (1.79%) Android Development
6 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) C++
2 6 (10.71%) C
2 6 (10.71%) C#
2 6 (10.71%) Python
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Tcl
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.79%) TTCN
7 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (3.57%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Avaya
3 10 (17.86%) Verint
4 7 (12.50%) Polycom
5 5 (8.93%) Splunk
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle
7 3 (5.36%) Imperva
7 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.36%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Nokia
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