The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.13% 0.46% -
As % of the General category 6.74% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-40.84% +10.93%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
89 154 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 76.07% 70.64% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 119 180
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (57.14%) JDeveloper
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) TETRA
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) CCTV
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) TETRA
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya