The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cheltenham region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.10% 2.44% 1.05%
As % of the General category 10.87% 20.00% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
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£240 £311 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £35.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-35.21% +12.69%
General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 37.70% 12.20% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 14
Average daily rate £300 £312 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.69% -16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
4 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) LTE
3 1 (9.09%) 3G
3 1 (9.09%) GSM
3 1 (9.09%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Java EE
1 3 (27.27%) RESTful
1 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 3 (27.27%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Kanban
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) AppSense
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss
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