The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank - 31 32
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.59% 0.38%
As % of the General category - 4.04% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £775 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +129.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -37.32%
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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 99 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 38.71% 39.44% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 40 48
Median daily rate £325 £418 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% +17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 4
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £41.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.98%
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 Dorset

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) NFC
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) OFDM
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) DAB
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) DAB
1 1 (33.33%) NFC
1 1 (33.33%) OFDM
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore