The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 25 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 0.78% 2.29% 0.99%
As % of the General category 2.94% 9.09% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £386 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +57.14%
Telecoms
Derbyshire

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

General Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 55 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 26.36% 25.23% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 2
Average daily rate £400 £70 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+471.42% -83.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £65 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £387 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Average hourly rate £9.94 £8.82 £66.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.76% -86.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.11 £8.63 £65.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £11.34 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Telecoms
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM