The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 29 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 10 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.04% 4.47% 4.76%
As % of the General category 8.26% 12.23% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£133 £230 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £24.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-41.25% -32.39%
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West Midlands

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

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
121 139 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.78% 36.58% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 45 22
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £242 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £507 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 20
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) SLA
3 8 (21.05%) 3G
3 8 (21.05%) 2G
3 8 (21.05%) LTE
3 8 (21.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 8 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (15.79%) Huawei
5 6 (15.79%) Network Design
5 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
5 6 (15.79%) HSPA
5 6 (15.79%) 4G
5 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.79%) WCDMA
5 6 (15.79%) Nortel
5 6 (15.79%) Ericsson
5 6 (15.79%) GPRS
5 6 (15.79%) GSM
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) WFM
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 4 (10.53%) MS Office
8 3 (7.89%) Service Management
8 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Mapinfo

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) 3G
1 8 (21.05%) 2G
1 8 (21.05%) LTE
1 8 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (15.79%) 4G
2 6 (15.79%) HSPA
2 6 (15.79%) GPRS
2 6 (15.79%) GSM
2 6 (15.79%) WCDMA
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) RNC
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Coordinator
2 6 (15.79%) Performance Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) RAN Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
1 6 (15.79%) Network Design
1 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
1 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
2 5 (13.16%) WFM
3 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (7.89%) Network Management
4 3 (7.89%) eTOM
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) ERP
4 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma
4 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCSE
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) MCITP
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 6 (15.79%) Huawei
2 6 (15.79%) Nortel
2 6 (15.79%) Ericsson
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Mapinfo
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
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