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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.17% 0.48% -
As % of the General category 5.75% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +18.33%
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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
87 144 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 72.50% 68.57% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 104 230
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -31.03%

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 2 October 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (62.50%) JDeveloper
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) TETRA
4 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Lync
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) CCTV

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) TETRA
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya