The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.72% 1.69% 2.24%
As % of the General category 9.21% 7.84% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
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£293 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -9.09%
Telecoms
East Midlands

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

General Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 51 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 29.57% 21.61% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 11
Average daily rate £360 £78 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+364.51% -82.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £70 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £448 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £9.92 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +3 4 £285 -12.30%
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 6 (35.29%) ATM
1 6 (35.29%) GSM
1 6 (35.29%) SDH
1 6 (35.29%) UMTS
1 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
1 6 (35.29%) Ericsson
1 6 (35.29%) RNC
1 6 (35.29%) WFM
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 6 (35.29%) Radio Access Network
1 6 (35.29%) Line Management
2 5 (29.41%) Logistics
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) FMCG
4 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Clustering
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 2 (11.76%) MCITP
5 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (11.76%) WSUS
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) SCCM
5 2 (11.76%) SCOM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) ATM
1 6 (35.29%) GSM
1 6 (35.29%) SDH
1 6 (35.29%) UMTS
1 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
1 6 (35.29%) RNC
1 6 (35.29%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Field Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) FMCG
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) New Media
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) WFM
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Line Management
2 5 (29.41%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCITP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Ericsson
1 6 (35.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards