The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 49 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 116 91 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.75% 2.97% 4.16%
As % of the General category 12.87% 9.77% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 25
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£350 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £118 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.75 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.11% -29.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £23.75 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £30.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-41.30% -35.21%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
901 931 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.12% 30.42% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 507 340
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 86 70
Average hourly rate £20.94 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.70 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.73 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Cambridgeshire +1 35 £260 -21.21% 15
Hertfordshire -13 34 £338 -15.62% 9
Essex +7 23 £600 +4.34% 7
Suffolk +17 18 £425 -1.44% 1
Bedfordshire +7 3 £130 -67.50% 6
Norfolk -1 2 £238 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 57 (27.14%) Finance
2 31 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (14.29%) Banking
3 30 (14.29%) Windows
4 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 25 (11.90%) Cisco
5 25 (11.90%) Project Management
6 24 (11.43%) MS Excel
7 23 (10.95%) Linux
8 18 (8.57%) Java
8 18 (8.57%) SQL
8 18 (8.57%) Manufacturing
8 18 (8.57%) Firewall
8 18 (8.57%) Retail
8 18 (8.57%) Degree
9 17 (8.10%) Security Cleared
10 16 (7.62%) Scrum
10 16 (7.62%) MS Office
11 15 (7.14%) ITIL
11 15 (7.14%) Oracle
11 15 (7.14%) VoIP
12 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (6.67%) .NET
12 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 14 (6.67%) Management Information System
13 13 (6.19%) UNIX
13 13 (6.19%) C#
13 13 (6.19%) WAN
13 13 (6.19%) Active Directory
14 12 (5.71%) LAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.38%) CMS
2 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.95%) Drupal
4 2 (0.95%) Confluence
4 2 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.48%) Node.js
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.62%) MS Office
3 9 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.90%) MS Project
6 2 (0.95%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.48%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.48%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.29%) SaaS
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.95%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.95%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.57%) Firewall
2 15 (7.14%) VoIP
3 13 (6.19%) WAN
4 12 (5.71%) LAN
5 10 (4.76%) VPN
6 9 (4.29%) DNS
6 9 (4.29%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.29%) Wireless
7 8 (3.81%) 2G
7 8 (3.81%) 3G
7 8 (3.81%) OSPF
8 7 (3.33%) BGP
8 7 (3.33%) Internet
8 7 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (3.33%) LTE
8 7 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (3.33%) 4G
9 6 (2.86%) HSRP
9 6 (2.86%) VRRP
9 6 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.81%) MySQL
4 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.86%) Big Data
5 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.95%) SQLBase
7 2 (0.95%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.95%) DB2
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (5.24%) JIRA
2 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.95%) Ant
3 2 (0.95%) Gradle
3 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.95%) Geb
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.48%) Toad
4 1 (0.48%) MSI
4 1 (0.48%) ANTLR
4 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 57 (27.14%) Finance
2 30 (14.29%) Banking
3 18 (8.57%) Retail
3 18 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.81%) Legal
5 6 (2.86%) Electronics
5 6 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Billing
6 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (16.67%) Analyst
2 28 (13.33%) Developer
3 19 (9.05%) Project Manager
4 12 (5.71%) Architect
4 12 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 10 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 8 (3.81%) Test Engineer
6 8 (3.81%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.33%) Author
7 7 (3.33%) Technical Author
7 7 (3.33%) Consultant
7 7 (3.33%) Service Analyst
7 7 (3.33%) Technical Writer
7 7 (3.33%) Designer
8 6 (2.86%) IT Support
8 6 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 6 (2.86%) Administrator
8 6 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (2.38%) Java Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.67%) .NET
2 10 (4.76%) Web Services
2 10 (4.76%) XML
3 7 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (3.33%) HTML
3 7 (3.33%) WCF
4 6 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.86%) CSS
5 5 (2.38%) J2EE
5 5 (2.38%) ADO.NET
5 5 (2.38%) WPF
5 5 (2.38%) LINQ
5 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.90%) WF
6 4 (1.90%) HTML5
6 4 (1.90%) Ajax
7 3 (1.43%) OpenGL
7 3 (1.43%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.43%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.95%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.81%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.86%) FMCG
5 6 (2.86%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.38%) NHS
7 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.90%) DTV
7 4 (1.90%) PKI
8 3 (1.43%) IPTV
8 3 (1.43%) IVR
8 3 (1.43%) STB
8 3 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.43%) User Experience
8 3 (1.43%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) RIA
9 2 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.29%) Windows
2 23 (10.95%) Linux
3 13 (6.19%) UNIX
4 5 (2.38%) Solaris
4 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.43%) Android
6 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.48%) OS/400
7 1 (0.48%) SUSE
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (11.90%) Project Management
3 16 (7.62%) Scrum
4 15 (7.14%) ITIL
5 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 11 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (5.24%) ERP
7 11 (5.24%) Software Delivery
8 10 (4.76%) Migration
9 9 (4.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (4.29%) Change Management
9 9 (4.29%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.29%) Time Management
10 7 (3.33%) Logistics
10 7 (3.33%) Change Control
10 7 (3.33%) User Stories
10 7 (3.33%) MVC
10 7 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.57%) Java
1 18 (8.57%) SQL
2 13 (6.19%) C#
3 9 (4.29%) Perl
4 7 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.86%) C++
6 4 (1.90%) Python
7 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.43%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.95%) VBScript
8 2 (0.95%) VB
8 2 (0.95%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.48%) Erlang
9 1 (0.48%) Groovy
9 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.48%) PHP
9 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (8.57%) Degree
2 17 (8.10%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.29%) CCNA
5 8 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.81%) PMP
6 6 (2.86%) CCNP
7 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.43%) HND
8 3 (1.43%) ISEB
8 3 (1.43%) CCIE
9 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.95%) MCSE
9 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.95%) CCVP
9 2 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.48%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.48%) MCITP
10 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.43%) QA
3 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 13 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.43%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) XenApp
4 1 (0.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.48%) NFS
4 1 (0.48%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) SCCM
1 2 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Kibana
2 1 (0.48%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.48%) SCOM
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.48%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.48%) Novell Identity Manager
2 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.90%) Cisco
3 15 (7.14%) Oracle
4 10 (4.76%) Citrix
5 9 (4.29%) SAP
6 7 (3.33%) IBM
6 7 (3.33%) VMware
7 5 (2.38%) Remedy
7 5 (2.38%) Verint
8 4 (1.90%) BT
8 4 (1.90%) HP
8 4 (1.90%) Avaya
9 3 (1.43%) BMC
9 3 (1.43%) Nokia
9 3 (1.43%) Dell
9 3 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.43%) Splunk
10 2 (0.95%) FatWire
10 2 (0.95%) Omniture
10 2 (0.95%) Google
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