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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 66 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 30 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.91% 1.59% 2.41%
As % of the General category 5.99% 4.99% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 20
Average daily rate
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£413 £130 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+217.30% -58.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £115 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £32.98 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.09% -49.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +18.33%
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
501 521 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.93% 31.85% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 292 260
Average daily rate £425 £363 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -11.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £98 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 20
Average hourly rate £9.94 £35.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.60% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.00 £15.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £56.21 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +9 7 £350 - 7
Leicestershire +4 7 £350 +204.34% 3
Nottinghamshire +11 5 £450 +17.64% 2
Derbyshire +2 5 £500 +79.37% 2
Lincolnshire +5 4 £275 +120.00% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Manufacturing
3 13 (25.49%) SAP
4 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (23.53%) Electronics
4 12 (23.53%) Programme Management
4 12 (23.53%) DTV
4 12 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (23.53%) Marketing
4 12 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
6 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.73%) Project Management
7 7 (13.73%) Retail
8 6 (11.76%) Cisco
8 6 (11.76%) WAN
9 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (9.80%) MS Project
9 5 (9.80%) MS Office
9 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.80%) Firewall
9 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (7.84%) Network Security
10 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
10 4 (7.84%) DNS
10 4 (7.84%) Windows

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (3.92%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) Quickr
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Project
1 5 (9.80%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) WAN
2 5 (9.80%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) Network Security
4 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.88%) LAN
4 3 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) SNMP
5 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) Intranet
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.96%) HSRP
6 1 (1.96%) Junos
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) OSPF
6 1 (1.96%) BGP
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (1.96%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) OLAP
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (3.92%) JUnit
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Manufacturing
3 12 (23.53%) Electronics
3 12 (23.53%) Marketing
4 7 (13.73%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (11.76%) Developer
2 5 (9.80%) Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
3 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 3 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 3 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (5.88%) Administrator
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
3 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Programme Coordinator
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (3.92%) Data Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Network Architect
4 2 (3.92%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (3.92%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) MDX
1 3 (5.88%) Spring
2 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.96%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) DTV
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) iSeries
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
4 1 (1.96%) Tandem
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Programme Management
1 12 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
3 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) TDD
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.92%) Scrum
6 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.92%) Logistics
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
2 4 (7.84%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) C++
4 2 (3.92%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) HNC
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
1 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Server
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) SAP
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Avaya
4 3 (5.88%) Juniper
4 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.88%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Lotus
6 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.96%) hybris
6 1 (1.96%) Talend
6 1 (1.96%) Verint
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