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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 47 57 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 114 97 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.82% 3.30% 5.40%
As % of the General category 12.71% 10.71% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +28.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £175 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 21
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £25.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £40.85 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -23.07%
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
897 906 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.04% 30.78% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 486 312
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £217 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 88 83
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £32.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Hertfordshire -14 39 £350 -1.75% 7
Cambridgeshire +2 29 £265 -31.61% 16
Essex +4 19 £600 +300.00% 8
Suffolk +18 17 £425 +18.88% 2
Bedfordshire 0 4 £310 -22.50% 3
Norfolk +1 3 £238 -44.11%
East Anglia +15 2 - - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 55 (27.64%) Finance
2 39 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.58%) Banking
4 25 (12.56%) Oracle
4 25 (12.56%) Security Cleared
5 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
5 23 (11.56%) Project Management
6 22 (11.06%) Java
7 21 (10.55%) Windows
7 21 (10.55%) MS Excel
7 21 (10.55%) Cisco
8 20 (10.05%) Degree
9 19 (9.55%) Software Engineering
10 18 (9.05%) Retail
10 18 (9.05%) Scrum
10 18 (9.05%) Linux
11 17 (8.54%) SQL
11 17 (8.54%) XML
11 17 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (8.54%) Firewall
12 16 (8.04%) SC Cleared
13 15 (7.54%) JIRA
13 15 (7.54%) MS Office
13 15 (7.54%) UML
13 15 (7.54%) VoIP
14 14 (7.04%) PRINCE2
14 14 (7.04%) .NET
14 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
15 13 (6.53%) Management Information System
15 13 (6.53%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 10 (5.03%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.52%) JBoss
3 8 (4.02%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (4.02%) MQSeries
4 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.51%) CMS
6 2 (1.01%) Drupal
6 2 (1.01%) Confluence
6 2 (1.01%) Apache
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.50%) Node.js
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 21 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.54%) MS Office
3 8 (4.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.01%) MS Project
6 2 (1.01%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.51%) SaaS
3 2 (1.01%) GitHub
4 1 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.54%) Firewall
2 15 (7.54%) VoIP
3 13 (6.53%) WAN
4 12 (6.03%) LAN
5 10 (5.03%) VPN
5 10 (5.03%) Wireless
6 9 (4.52%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.02%) OSPF
7 8 (4.02%) 3G
8 7 (3.52%) BGP
8 7 (3.52%) Internet
8 7 (3.52%) DNS
8 7 (3.52%) 2G
8 7 (3.52%) Radio Access Network
9 6 (3.02%) HSRP
9 6 (3.02%) LTE
9 6 (3.02%) IP Telephony
9 6 (3.02%) VRRP
9 6 (3.02%) WLAN
10 5 (2.51%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.03%) SQL Server
1 10 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.52%) MySQL
3 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.51%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.51%) Big Data
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.01%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.01%) SQLBase
5 2 (1.01%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.01%) DB2
6 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.50%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 15 (7.54%) JIRA
2 10 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.02%) Selenium
3 8 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (4.02%) Ant
3 8 (4.02%) JUnit
4 2 (1.01%) Gradle
4 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.01%) Geb
5 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 55 (27.64%) Finance
2 33 (16.58%) Banking
3 18 (9.05%) Retail
4 13 (6.53%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.52%) Electronics
6 6 (3.02%) Marketing
7 5 (2.51%) Legal
8 3 (1.51%) Law
9 2 (1.01%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.50%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.50%) French Language
10 1 (0.50%) German Language
10 1 (0.50%) Billing
10 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (14.07%) Analyst
2 23 (11.56%) Developer
3 20 (10.05%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.04%) Architect
5 11 (5.53%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.03%) Network Engineer
7 8 (4.02%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (3.52%) Consultant
8 7 (3.52%) Support Analyst
8 7 (3.52%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.02%) Author
9 6 (3.02%) Technical Author
9 6 (3.02%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.02%) Administrator
9 6 (3.02%) Technical Writer
9 6 (3.02%) Telecoms Engineer
9 6 (3.02%) Designer
10 5 (2.51%) Product Owner
10 5 (2.51%) Service Analyst
10 5 (2.51%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.54%) XML
2 14 (7.04%) .NET
3 13 (6.53%) HTML
4 12 (6.03%) CSS
5 10 (5.03%) JSON
5 10 (5.03%) jQuery
5 10 (5.03%) HTML5
5 10 (5.03%) CSS3
6 9 (4.52%) AngularJS
6 9 (4.52%) Apache Camel
7 8 (4.02%) PhoneGap
8 6 (3.02%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.02%) Web Services
9 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.01%) ADO.NET
10 4 (2.01%) LINQ
10 4 (2.01%) WCF
10 4 (2.01%) WPF
11 3 (1.51%) WF
11 3 (1.51%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.02%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.02%) FMCG
5 6 (3.02%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.51%) NHS
7 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.01%) DTV
7 4 (2.01%) PKI
8 3 (1.51%) IPTV
8 3 (1.51%) IVR
8 3 (1.51%) STB
8 3 (1.51%) User Experience
8 3 (1.51%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.01%) RIA
9 2 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.55%) Windows
2 18 (9.05%) Linux
3 9 (4.52%) UNIX
4 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.51%) Solaris
6 3 (1.51%) Android
6 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.01%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.50%) OS/400
8 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (11.56%) Project Management
3 19 (9.55%) Software Engineering
4 18 (9.05%) Scrum
5 17 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (7.54%) UML
7 14 (7.04%) PRINCE2
7 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 13 (6.53%) ITIL
8 13 (6.53%) SOA
9 12 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (6.03%) MVC
9 12 (6.03%) Mobile Development
10 11 (5.53%) Software Delivery
10 11 (5.53%) OOP
11 9 (4.52%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.02%) Migration
12 8 (4.02%) Change Management
12 8 (4.02%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (4.02%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.06%) Java
2 17 (8.54%) SQL
3 13 (6.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (6.53%) Python
4 9 (4.52%) C#
5 8 (4.02%) Perl
5 8 (4.02%) Ruby
6 6 (3.02%) C++
7 3 (1.51%) C
7 3 (1.51%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.01%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.01%) VBScript
8 2 (1.01%) VB
8 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.50%) Erlang
9 1 (0.50%) Groovy
9 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (12.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.05%) Degree
3 16 (8.04%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.02%) PMP
4 8 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.02%) CCNA
5 6 (3.02%) CCNP
6 5 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.01%) ISEB
8 3 (1.51%) CCIE
9 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.01%) CCVP
9 2 (1.01%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.50%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CCIP
10 1 (0.50%) HND
10 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.51%) QA
4 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.51%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.50%) NDS
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) vSphere
4 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) Kibana
2 1 (0.50%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.50%) Novell Identity Manager
2 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) Oracle
2 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.55%) Cisco
4 9 (4.52%) Citrix
5 8 (4.02%) Talend
6 7 (3.52%) SAP
7 6 (3.02%) VMware
7 6 (3.02%) Verint
8 4 (2.01%) HP
9 3 (1.51%) Dell
9 3 (1.51%) IBM
9 3 (1.51%) Avaya
9 3 (1.51%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.51%) Remedy
9 3 (1.51%) BT
9 3 (1.51%) Splunk
10 2 (1.01%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 2 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.01%) Brocade
10 2 (1.01%) Atlassian
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