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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 19 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.64% 0.89% 4.92%
As % of the General category 9.68% 2.53% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate £425 - £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
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
93 79 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.94% 35.27% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 45 32
Average daily rate £425 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 10
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 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
Bournemouth - 9 £425 - 3
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
1 13 (72.22%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) PDA
6 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.56%) Broadband
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) MS Office

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) Broadband
General
1 13 (72.22%) Banking
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Digital Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) PDA
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle