The 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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 65 80 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -32
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 36 15 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.15% 1.01% 2.98%
As % of the General category 5.97% 3.17% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 17
Average daily rate
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£356 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £390 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 - £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -40.67%
Telecoms
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
603 473 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 36.02% 31.94% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 287 215
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £70 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.92 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.33% -50.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.63 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015. 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 +2 16 £326 +177.65% 5
Derbyshire +9 8 £268 -17.69% 3
Nottinghamshire -3 7 £475 - 3
Leicestershire +3 4 £325 - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.36%) Ethernet
4 8 (14.55%) SDH
4 8 (14.55%) SLA
5 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.73%) Windows
5 7 (12.73%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Line Management
6 6 (10.91%) WFM
6 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.91%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 6 (10.91%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.91%) UMTS
6 6 (10.91%) ATM
6 6 (10.91%) GSM
6 6 (10.91%) LAN
6 6 (10.91%) WAN
6 6 (10.91%) DNS
6 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (10.91%) Ericsson
6 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
6 6 (10.91%) RNC
7 5 (9.09%) Firewall
7 5 (9.09%) Electronics
7 5 (9.09%) DTV
7 5 (9.09%) Logistics

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Mule
2 4 (7.27%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (7.27%) Lync
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) CICS
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Project
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Ethernet
2 8 (14.55%) SDH
3 6 (10.91%) UMTS
3 6 (10.91%) ATM
3 6 (10.91%) GSM
3 6 (10.91%) LAN
3 6 (10.91%) DNS
3 6 (10.91%) RNC
3 6 (10.91%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (10.91%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (7.27%) MPLS
6 3 (5.45%) Wireless
6 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Electronics
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Coordinator
2 8 (14.55%) Project Coordinator
3 6 (10.91%) Field Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.45%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Programme Coordinator
6 3 (5.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Supplier Manager
7 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) SOAP
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
1 4 (7.27%) RESTful
2 1 (1.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) DTV
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.64%) PKI
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.82%) IVR
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) FMCG
4 1 (1.82%) New Media
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 2000
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.73%) Line Management
3 6 (10.91%) WFM
3 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.09%) Logistics
4 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.27%) TDD
5 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum
6 3 (5.45%) Validation
6 3 (5.45%) Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.64%) C
5 1 (1.82%) COBOL
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) CCDP
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) CCIE
4 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 2 (3.64%) CCIP
4 2 (3.64%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) ISA Server
2 4 (7.27%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 4 (7.27%) WSUS
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Ericsson
2 6 (10.91%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.64%) Remedy
6 2 (3.64%) Juniper
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.82%) F5
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Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Salt
Rate: £221.89 - £247.78 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £150 to £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Barclay Anderson
Rate: £0 - £50 per hour - Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £260.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago