The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East Midlands region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 68 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.43% 2.54% 1.40%
As % of the General category 4.49% 7.16% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 9
Average daily rate
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£373 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £115 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +138.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +1.42%
General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
445 503 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.79% 35.47% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 299 311
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 15
Average hourly rate £9.94 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.86% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.94 £11.87 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £56.38 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
Northamptonshire - 6 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £363 -9.37% 3
Leicestershire -4 5 £341 +196.73% 3
Lincolnshire -5 1 £275 +4.76% 1
Derbyshire -8 1 - - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) SAP
3 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (28.95%) DTV
3 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
3 11 (28.95%) Electronics
3 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
3 11 (28.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (28.95%) Marketing
3 11 (28.95%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (15.79%) Retail
7 5 (13.16%) WAN
8 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 4 (10.53%) OLAP
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) Firewall
9 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Network Security
9 3 (7.89%) Banking
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.89%) Spring

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (5.26%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) PBX
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) SNA
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.53%) OLAP
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) JUnit
1 2 (5.26%) Selenium
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
2 11 (28.95%) Electronics
2 11 (28.95%) Marketing
3 6 (15.79%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Developer
2 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
3 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) DBA
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Spring
1 3 (7.89%) MDX
2 2 (5.26%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) DTV
2 2 (5.26%) IVR
2 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
1 11 (28.95%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Scrum
5 2 (5.26%) TDD
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.63%) BDD
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (2.63%) Data Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (5.26%) Avaya
5 2 (5.26%) Amdocs
6 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.63%) hybris
6 1 (2.63%) Talend
6 1 (2.63%) Datanomic
6 1 (2.63%) Primavera
6 1 (2.63%) Convergys
6 1 (2.63%) ATG
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
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