The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 19 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.93% 2.13% 10.34%
As % of the General category 20.59% 5.56% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£375 £475 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +50.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.17 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-31.43% +9.04%
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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 Cheltenham region.

General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.81% 38.30% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 6
Average daily rate £375 £414 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% +25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.38 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.26% -61.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (25.00%) DTV
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) MPLS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) UMTS
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) IPTV
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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