The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 3.00% - 3.85%
As % of the General category 11.11% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
Telecoms
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Durham region.

General Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 27.00% 25.81% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 1
Average daily rate £400 £358 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% -11.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix