The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 99 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 68 80 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 1.71% 2.03%
As % of the General category 3.84% 3.22% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 95
Median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £260 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £530 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -37.32%
Telecoms
London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1772 2482 2989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.60% 52.93% 51.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1924 2219
Median daily rate £498 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 31
Median hourly rate £19.92 £20.13 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £27.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 24 (21.24%) Banking
2 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.58%) Cisco
4 15 (13.27%) PRINCE2
5 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.39%) Marketing
6 13 (11.50%) Degree
6 13 (11.50%) Data Centre
6 13 (11.50%) Project Management
6 13 (11.50%) Programme Management
7 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (10.62%) ITIL
8 11 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.73%) WAN
9 10 (8.85%) LAN
9 10 (8.85%) Java
9 10 (8.85%) SQL
9 10 (8.85%) MS Office
10 9 (7.96%) PMP
10 9 (7.96%) PMI Certification
10 9 (7.96%) SAP
10 9 (7.96%) Manufacturing
10 9 (7.96%) Electronics
10 9 (7.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (7.96%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (7.08%) Puppet
11 8 (7.08%) Firewall
11 8 (7.08%) Migration
11 8 (7.08%) Python

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.65%) Apache
2 3 (2.65%) CMS
2 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.77%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.77%) IIS
3 2 (1.77%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.88%) Drupal
4 1 (0.88%) GemFire
4 1 (0.88%) Mule
4 1 (0.88%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.88%) nginx
4 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Office
2 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.88%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.88%) Faxination
3 1 (0.88%) Magento
3 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Radian6
3 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.31%) Office 365
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.65%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.77%) GitHub
5 2 (1.77%) IaaS
5 2 (1.77%) PaaS
5 2 (1.77%) SaaS
6 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.88%) Heroku
6 1 (0.88%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) WAN
2 10 (8.85%) LAN
3 8 (7.08%) Firewall
4 6 (5.31%) DNS
4 6 (5.31%) VoIP
5 5 (4.42%) 3G
6 4 (3.54%) 4G
6 4 (3.54%) CTI
6 4 (3.54%) Internet
6 4 (3.54%) MPLS
6 4 (3.54%) Network Security
7 3 (2.65%) BGP
7 3 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.65%) NAS
7 3 (2.65%) OSPF
7 3 (2.65%) SAN
7 3 (2.65%) VPN
8 2 (1.77%) FTP
8 2 (1.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.42%) Big Data
1 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.65%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.77%) MySQL
4 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) BODI
5 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.88%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.65%) JIRA
4 2 (1.77%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.88%) Bundler
5 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.88%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 24 (21.24%) Banking
3 14 (12.39%) Marketing
4 9 (7.96%) Electronics
4 9 (7.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.65%) Law
5 3 (2.65%) Legal
5 3 (2.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.77%) Advertising
6 2 (1.77%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (14.16%) Developer
2 13 (11.50%) Project Manager
3 10 (8.85%) Analyst
3 10 (8.85%) Architect
4 6 (5.31%) Network Engineer
5 5 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (3.54%) Administrator
6 4 (3.54%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (3.54%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (3.54%) Programme Manager
6 4 (3.54%) Senior Manager
6 4 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (2.65%) Consultant
7 3 (2.65%) Designer
7 3 (2.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (2.65%) Java Developer
7 3 (2.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 3 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) REST
1 7 (6.19%) Web Services
1 7 (6.19%) XML
2 6 (5.31%) SOAP
3 5 (4.42%) CSS
3 5 (4.42%) HTML
4 3 (2.65%) Spring
5 2 (1.77%) Akka
5 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.77%) JMS
5 2 (1.77%) Kafka
5 2 (1.77%) Play Framework
5 2 (1.77%) React
6 1 (0.88%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.88%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.88%) CSS3
6 1 (0.88%) LESS
6 1 (0.88%) Node.js
6 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.54%) IVR
4 4 (3.54%) User Experience
4 4 (3.54%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.65%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.65%) Fintech
5 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.77%) PMI
6 2 (1.77%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) CESG
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.88%) Handset
7 1 (0.88%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.19%) Linux
1 7 (6.19%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Unix
3 3 (2.65%) Android
3 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.65%) Debian
3 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.77%) SUSE
5 1 (0.88%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.27%) PRINCE2
3 13 (11.50%) Programme Management
3 13 (11.50%) Project Management
4 12 (10.62%) ITIL
4 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.96%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (7.08%) Migration
8 7 (6.19%) DevOps
8 7 (6.19%) Scrum
9 6 (5.31%) TDD
10 5 (4.42%) CRM
10 5 (4.42%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.42%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.42%) Open Source
10 5 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.54%) Investment Management
11 4 (3.54%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) Java
1 10 (8.85%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) Python
3 7 (6.19%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.31%) PHP
5 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.65%) Perl
6 3 (2.65%) Ruby
7 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) C#
8 1 (0.88%) Go
8 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) Degree
2 9 (7.96%) PMI Certification
2 9 (7.96%) PMP
3 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.65%) CISSP
6 2 (1.77%) CCIE
6 2 (1.77%) CCNP
6 2 (1.77%) CCSP
6 2 (1.77%) ISSAP
6 2 (1.77%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CISM
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.77%) NFS
2 2 (1.77%) Postfix
2 2 (1.77%) Squid
2 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.88%) HDFS
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) Puppet
2 4 (3.54%) Ansible
3 3 (2.65%) Nagios
4 2 (1.77%) Cacti
4 2 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.77%) SCCM
5 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.88%) Kibana
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Oozie
5 1 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Cisco
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.96%) SAP
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle
5 5 (4.42%) HP
5 5 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.42%) VMware
6 4 (3.54%) Citrix
6 4 (3.54%) Microgen
6 4 (3.54%) Mitel
7 3 (2.65%) EMC
7 3 (2.65%) IronPort
7 3 (2.65%) NetApp
7 3 (2.65%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.65%) Postini
7 3 (2.65%) Proofpoint
7 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.77%) Avaya
8 2 (1.77%) Informatica
8 2 (1.77%) Juniper
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