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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 24 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.35% 3.35% 0.51%
As % of the General category 25.71% 28.00% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -38.00%
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
35 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.91% 11.96% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 22
Median daily rate £388 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £237 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £19.25 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.87% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £21.20 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.85 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +1 7 £356 -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Firmware
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Network Design
7 2 (13.33%) BT
7 2 (13.33%) Skype
8 1 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) NUnit
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Information Security
8 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
8 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning

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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) BT
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy