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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 62 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 69 128 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.74% 4.12% 3.21%
As % of the General category 8.37% 14.05% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 55 37
Median daily rate £315 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 4
Median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +17.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £41.20 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.35% -35.00%
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
824 911 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.74% 29.30% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 486 484
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £239 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 82 84
Median hourly rate £22.25 £20.94 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -23.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 32 £288 -7.25% 9
Cambridgeshire -5 12 £330 +24.52% 22
Essex -2 10 £363 -39.58% 7
Suffolk -12 8 £350 -17.64% 4
Bedfordshire +7 5 £463 +255.76% 6
Norfolk +1 2 - - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 34 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.00%) Finance
4 19 (13.57%) Cisco
4 19 (13.57%) Microsoft
5 18 (12.86%) Java
5 18 (12.86%) Linux
6 17 (12.14%) Project Management
7 16 (11.43%) CRM
8 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
8 15 (10.71%) Avaya
9 14 (10.00%) Windows
9 14 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (9.29%) SAP
10 13 (9.29%) Firewall
11 12 (8.57%) Migration
11 12 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.86%) ITIL
12 11 (7.86%) SQL
12 11 (7.86%) VoIP
13 10 (7.14%) OO
13 10 (7.14%) Python
13 10 (7.14%) Internet
13 10 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (7.14%) CCNA
13 10 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (7.14%) Electronics
13 10 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
14 9 (6.43%) Logistics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.86%) CMS
2 3 (2.14%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.14%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.14%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.71%) Apache
4 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.71%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Kinematics
4 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.71%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS Office
2 5 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.71%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Traffica
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Force.com
3 1 (0.71%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Firewall
2 11 (7.86%) VoIP
3 10 (7.14%) Internet
3 10 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (6.43%) ISDN
5 7 (5.00%) LAN
5 7 (5.00%) WAN
6 6 (4.29%) VPN
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.57%) DNS
7 5 (3.57%) IPv4
7 5 (3.57%) Network Security
7 5 (3.57%) OSPF
7 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.86%) 3G
8 4 (2.86%) GSM
8 4 (2.86%) UMTS
8 4 (2.86%) WLAN
9 3 (2.14%) Broadband
9 3 (2.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.71%) Big Data
1 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.86%) MySQL
3 3 (2.14%) DB2
3 3 (2.14%) HBase
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.43%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.43%) Impala
5 1 (0.71%) DataStage
5 1 (0.71%) GIS
5 1 (0.71%) MS Access
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.43%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.43%) JMeter
1 2 (1.43%) Xcode
2 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.71%) GCC
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.71%) Selenium
2 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 21 (15.00%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Electronics
3 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.71%) Retail
5 7 (5.00%) Marketing
6 6 (4.29%) Automotive
7 5 (3.57%) Banking
8 2 (1.43%) Avionics
8 2 (1.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.71%) Games
9 1 (0.71%) Military
9 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (13.57%) Developer
2 16 (11.43%) Network Engineer
3 15 (10.71%) Analyst
3 15 (10.71%) Architect
3 15 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.14%) Consultant
5 9 (6.43%) Telecoms Engineer
6 7 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 6 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (4.29%) IT Engineer
7 6 (4.29%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.57%) 1st Line Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) IT Support
8 5 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.86%) Implementation Controller
9 4 (2.86%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) .NET
2 6 (4.29%) HTML
3 5 (3.57%) CSS
3 5 (3.57%) SOAP
4 4 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.86%) JSON
4 4 (2.86%) XML
5 3 (2.14%) Ajax
5 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (2.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (2.14%) Entity Framework
5 3 (2.14%) iOS SDK
5 3 (2.14%) jQuery
5 3 (2.14%) Kendo UI
5 3 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.14%) Visualforce
6 2 (1.43%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.57%) Handset
4 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.86%) RIA
4 4 (2.86%) User Experience
5 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.14%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.43%) FMCG
6 2 (1.43%) Life Science
6 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 2 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.71%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.71%) e-Health
7 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.71%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.86%) Linux
2 14 (10.00%) Windows
3 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.29%) Unix
5 3 (2.14%) Android
5 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.14%) Project Management
3 16 (11.43%) CRM
4 12 (8.57%) Migration
4 12 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.86%) ITIL
6 10 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.14%) OO
7 9 (6.43%) Logistics
7 9 (6.43%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.71%) RUP
8 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 8 (5.71%) Test Strategy
9 7 (5.00%) Change Control
9 7 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (5.00%) Presales
9 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 7 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.86%) Java
2 11 (7.86%) SQL
3 10 (7.14%) Python
4 9 (6.43%) C++
5 7 (5.00%) C#
6 6 (4.29%) C
6 6 (4.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.86%) Perl
7 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.14%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.43%) ANSI C
9 2 (1.43%) HiveQL
9 2 (1.43%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
10 1 (0.71%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) VB6
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.14%) CCNA
2 10 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.57%) Degree
4 4 (2.86%) ISEB
4 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.14%) CCNP
5 3 (2.14%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.43%) CCDA
6 2 (1.43%) CISSP
6 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.71%) GSEC
7 1 (0.71%) HNC
7 1 (0.71%) MCP
7 1 (0.71%) MCSA
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) COBIT
3 1 (0.71%) ECSS
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.29%) Firmware
2 2 (1.43%) Cygwin
2 2 (1.43%) NFS
3 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (1.43%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.43%) Oozie
2 2 (1.43%) OpenView
3 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.71%) Nagios
3 1 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) Cisco
1 19 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.71%) Avaya
3 13 (9.29%) SAP
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle
4 9 (6.43%) Pega
5 7 (5.00%) Mitel
6 6 (4.29%) HP
7 5 (3.57%) Huawei
7 5 (3.57%) Juniper
8 4 (2.86%) Citrix
8 4 (2.86%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.86%) Nortel
8 4 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.86%) VMware
9 3 (2.14%) FireEye
9 3 (2.14%) Lotus
9 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.14%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.43%) 3PAR
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