The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.52% - -
As % of the General category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

General Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 54.55% 22.92% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 8
Average daily rate £338 £135 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £135 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £208 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Telecoms
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) RFID
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) RFID
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco