The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 28 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.28% 1.31% 4.86%
As % of the General category 21.62% 10.00% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 12
Median daily rate £275 £250 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -43.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
Telecoms
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 40 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 15.16% 13.11% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 50
Median daily rate £313 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £825 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £24.00 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £36.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +2 8 £275 - 1
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
3 4 (28.57%) NUnit
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) BT
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Firmware
5 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 2 (14.29%) Sophos
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Change Management
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) BT
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) VMware