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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.04% 3.35% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.49% 4.41% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +29.26%
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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
67 136 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 69.79% 75.98% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 98 172
Average daily rate £450 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (55.56%) JDeveloper
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) PSTN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
3 2 (22.22%) Billing
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Smartphone

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) PSTN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JDeveloper
2 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 2 (22.22%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Polycom