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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.20% 3.95% 1.21%
As % of the General category 3.39% 5.60% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -22.22%
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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
59 125 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 64.84% 70.62% 79.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 78 197
Average daily rate £475 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £266 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

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
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 4 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) PSTN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) PMP
3 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Billing
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) VCP4
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) PSTN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VCP4
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Polycom
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco