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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 12 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 33 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.35% 5.40% 9.48%
As % of the General category 20.89% 13.27% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
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£180 £285 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +62.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £108.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £35.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.73% +10.93%
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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 Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
158 113 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 40.00% 40.65% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 46
Average daily rate £375 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -24.13%

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 1 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 17 (32.08%) Legal
2 14 (26.42%) SLA
3 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
3 13 (24.53%) MS Office
4 11 (20.75%) ITIL
4 11 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.98%) WFM
7 8 (15.09%) Validation
7 8 (15.09%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (15.09%) 2G
7 8 (15.09%) Internet
7 8 (15.09%) 3G
8 7 (13.21%) MS Visio
8 7 (13.21%) Fault Management
8 7 (13.21%) Data Validation
8 7 (13.21%) LTE
9 6 (11.32%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
9 6 (11.32%) RNC
10 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
11 4 (7.55%) Degree
11 4 (7.55%) Radio Access Network
12 3 (5.66%) 4G

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Office
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (13.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Internet
1 8 (15.09%) 3G
1 8 (15.09%) 2G
2 7 (13.21%) LTE
3 6 (11.32%) RNC
4 4 (7.55%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (5.66%) 4G
6 1 (1.89%) Intranet
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
General
1 17 (32.08%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Front Office
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Incident Manager
2 6 (11.32%) Coordinator
3 4 (7.55%) Auditor
4 3 (5.66%) Quality Manager
4 3 (5.66%) Performance Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Network Manager
5 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Consultant
6 1 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (1.89%) Development Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Service Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Architect
6 1 (1.89%) Build Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (16.98%) WFM
4 8 (15.09%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (15.09%) Validation
5 7 (13.21%) Fault Management
5 7 (13.21%) Data Validation
6 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
6 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.77%) Project Management
10 2 (3.77%) Quality Management
10 2 (3.77%) Data Entry
10 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.77%) QMS
10 2 (3.77%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CIPD
2 2 (3.77%) HND
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (3.77%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.89%) Nokia
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Facebook
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
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