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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 2.25% 1.18% 6.17%
As % of the General category 6.67% 3.39% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
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£250 £341 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.68% +6.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +29.26%
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
30 59 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 33.71% 34.91% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 5
Average daily rate £350 £70 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -79.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £65 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 1
Average hourly rate £9.94 £8.82 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.76% -29.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards