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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 27 18 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.08% 2.52% 1.07%
As % of the General category 2.92% 3.33% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£450 £175 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -53.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £171 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £179 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £23.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-38.69% -35.21%
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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
137 90 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 71.35% 75.63% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 36 168
Average daily rate £450 £450 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.75 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.61% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 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 4 (57.14%) PMP
2 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) OSS Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Commercial Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) PDM
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft