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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 65 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 28 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.77% 1.58% 2.35%
As % of the General category 5.05% 4.99% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 19
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £315 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £24.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-41.25% -32.39%
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
555 461 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.06% 31.64% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 277 299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £277 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 20
Average hourly rate £11.50 £9.94 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.69% -66.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £20.40 £56.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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 +9 13 £300 -28.35% 5
Leicestershire +2 7 £273 -16.15% 2
Derbyshire -3 3 £343 - 4
Nottinghamshire -17 2 £343 -8.66% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.74%) Manufacturing
4 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
5 12 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (17.39%) Marketing
5 12 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (17.39%) Electronics
5 12 (17.39%) DTV
5 12 (17.39%) SAP
5 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.49%) Windows
7 9 (13.04%) Oracle
7 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
7 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
8 8 (11.59%) SDH
8 8 (11.59%) SLA
8 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.14%) WAN
9 7 (10.14%) SQL
9 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.14%) Firewall
9 7 (10.14%) Ericsson
9 7 (10.14%) Line Management
10 6 (8.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 6 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (8.70%) WFM
10 6 (8.70%) RNC
10 6 (8.70%) Scrum
10 6 (8.70%) Java

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (7.25%) Mule
1 5 (7.25%) Mule ESB
2 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Lync
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Project
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.45%) GNU Octave
4 1 (1.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 8 (11.59%) SDH
3 7 (10.14%) WAN
3 7 (10.14%) Firewall
4 6 (8.70%) RNC
4 6 (8.70%) UMTS
4 6 (8.70%) ATM
4 6 (8.70%) GSM
4 6 (8.70%) LAN
4 6 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (7.25%) 4G
5 5 (7.25%) DNS
5 5 (7.25%) 2G
5 5 (7.25%) 3G
5 5 (7.25%) MPLS
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (4.35%) WLAN
8 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.90%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.35%) DB2
1 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 12 (17.39%) Marketing
3 12 (17.39%) Electronics
4 4 (5.80%) Billing
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Automotive
6 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.59%) Developer
2 8 (11.59%) Field Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 6 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Radio Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.80%) Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Supplier Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) SOAP
1 5 (7.25%) Web Services
1 5 (7.25%) RESTful
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) DTV
2 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) IVR
6 1 (1.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) UNIX
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
3 12 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.14%) Line Management
5 6 (8.70%) Scrum
5 6 (8.70%) WFM
6 5 (7.25%) TDD
6 5 (7.25%) Logistics
7 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Project Management
7 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.35%) OO
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.90%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) CCIE
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.90%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) CCNP
4 2 (2.90%) CCIP
4 2 (2.90%) CCNA
4 2 (2.90%) CCDP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.45%) PMP
5 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) WSUS
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
1 1 (1.45%) SCOM
1 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) SAP
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.14%) Ericsson
5 6 (8.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco
7 4 (5.80%) VMware
8 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.90%) Juniper
9 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 2 (2.90%) Sybase
9 2 (2.90%) Informatica
10 1 (1.45%) NetApp
10 1 (1.45%) HP
10 1 (1.45%) Avaya
10 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
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