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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 35 19 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.87% 5.92% 1.79%
As % of the General category 6.33% 19.15% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Average daily rate £413 £250 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -45.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
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
79 47 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 29.48% 30.92% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 23 82
Average daily rate £360 £350 £70
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +400.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £250 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £435 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Average hourly rate £10.44 £15.50 £8.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +75.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 2 £421 +18.24%
Derby -9 2 £308 +23.00% 2
Matlock - 1 £370 -
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
1 3 (27.27%) PDA
2 2 (18.18%) New Media
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) BT
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) ADSL
3 1 (9.09%) PSTN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) VPN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) ADSL
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) LLU
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) PSTN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Procurement Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PDA
2 2 (18.18%) New Media
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) BT
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Huawei
3 1 (9.09%) IronPort
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) SAP