The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.30% 4.76% 4.07%
As % of the General category 16.33% 19.23% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% -42.25%
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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 Crawley region.

General Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 26.34% 24.76% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 22
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.21% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £233 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.14%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) SMTP
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) FTP
4 3 (30.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) 802.11
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VPLS
3 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (30.00%) HSRP
3 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) 802.11
3 3 (30.00%) SMTP
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) BYOD
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) CCSE
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
1 3 (30.00%) CCENT
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cacti
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Qualys
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (30.00%) Aruba
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy