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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 48 63 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 97 81 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.52% 2.73% 6.16%
As % of the General category 11.53% 8.22% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 33
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£425 £395 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +25.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £186 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £503 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £31.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.95 £43.95 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -9.09%
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
841 985 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.49% 33.15% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 515 349
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 75 89
Average hourly rate £38.75 £23.86 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.43% -24.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 35 £375 -11.76% 10
Cambridgeshire +7 21 £313 -16.66% 12
Essex +7 17 £563 +188.46% 4
Suffolk +19 13 £425 +13.33% 2
Bedfordshire +6 7 £475 +18.75% 2
East Anglia +11 2 - -
Norfolk -3 2 £238 -44.11%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (26.60%) Finance
2 47 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (16.75%) Banking
4 32 (15.76%) Microsoft
5 30 (14.78%) Oracle
6 28 (13.79%) Windows
6 28 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
8 24 (11.82%) Retail
9 23 (11.33%) Java
9 23 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (10.84%) XML
10 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.34%) HTML
11 21 (10.34%) Project Management
12 20 (9.85%) JavaScript
13 19 (9.36%) SQL
13 19 (9.36%) MS Office
13 19 (9.36%) Linux
14 18 (8.87%) .NET
14 18 (8.87%) Scrum
15 17 (8.37%) PRINCE2
15 17 (8.37%) ITIL
15 17 (8.37%) Python
15 17 (8.37%) SOA
15 17 (8.37%) SC Cleared
16 16 (7.88%) JIRA
16 16 (7.88%) E-Commerce
16 16 (7.88%) CSS
16 16 (7.88%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (5.91%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.93%) JBoss
3 9 (4.43%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.43%) MQSeries
3 9 (4.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.46%) CMS
5 3 (1.48%) Lync
6 2 (0.99%) Confluence
6 2 (0.99%) Drupal
6 2 (0.99%) IIS
6 2 (0.99%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.36%) MS Office
3 11 (5.42%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.97%) MS Project
6 2 (0.99%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.99%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) GitHub
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.39%) Firewall
2 13 (6.40%) WAN
3 11 (5.42%) Wireless
4 10 (4.93%) Internet
4 10 (4.93%) LAN
4 10 (4.93%) VoIP
5 9 (4.43%) 3G
6 8 (3.94%) LTE
6 8 (3.94%) 2G
7 7 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (2.96%) 4G
9 5 (2.46%) VPN
9 5 (2.46%) DNS
9 5 (2.46%) FTP
10 4 (1.97%) SSH
10 4 (1.97%) OSPF
10 4 (1.97%) PBX
10 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.97%) OpenScape
11 3 (1.48%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.96%) MySQL
4 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.97%) DTS
5 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.99%) Big Data
6 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.99%) SQLBase
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.99%) DB2
6 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) dBASE
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.88%) JIRA
2 10 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.93%) Ant
3 9 (4.43%) JUnit
3 9 (4.43%) Selenium
3 9 (4.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.99%) Geb
6 2 (0.99%) Gradle
7 1 (0.49%) Toad
7 1 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 54 (26.60%) Finance
2 34 (16.75%) Banking
3 24 (11.82%) Retail
4 13 (6.40%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.96%) Electronics
6 4 (1.97%) Marketing
6 4 (1.97%) Law
6 4 (1.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Local Government
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (13.30%) Analyst
2 25 (12.32%) Developer
3 20 (9.85%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.39%) Architect
5 10 (4.93%) Software Engineer
6 9 (4.43%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (3.94%) Business Analyst
7 8 (3.94%) Senior Manager
7 8 (3.94%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 7 (3.45%) Telecoms Engineer
8 7 (3.45%) Designer
9 6 (2.96%) Product Owner
9 6 (2.96%) Network Engineer
9 6 (2.96%) Administrator
9 6 (2.96%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (2.96%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.46%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.46%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.84%) XML
2 21 (10.34%) HTML
3 18 (8.87%) .NET
4 16 (7.88%) CSS
5 14 (6.90%) HTML5
6 13 (6.40%) JSON
6 13 (6.40%) jQuery
7 11 (5.42%) CSS3
8 10 (4.93%) AngularJS
8 10 (4.93%) Web Services
9 9 (4.43%) PhoneGap
9 9 (4.43%) Apache Camel
10 7 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 6 (2.96%) REST
11 6 (2.96%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.46%) Ajax
13 4 (1.97%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (1.97%) WinForms
13 4 (1.97%) DHTML
13 4 (1.97%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (5.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.46%) FMCG
2 5 (2.46%) Visualisation
2 5 (2.46%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (1.97%) DTV
3 4 (1.97%) IVR
3 4 (1.97%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.97%) NHS
4 3 (1.48%) User Experience
4 3 (1.48%) Taxonomies
4 3 (1.48%) PKI
4 3 (1.48%) IPTV
4 3 (1.48%) STB
5 2 (0.99%) RIA
5 2 (0.99%) PMI
5 2 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.49%) BYOD
6 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.79%) Windows
2 19 (9.36%) Linux
3 11 (5.42%) UNIX
4 7 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.97%) Solaris
7 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.99%) Android
8 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.49%) OS/400
9 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
4 21 (10.34%) Project Management
5 18 (8.87%) Scrum
6 17 (8.37%) PRINCE2
6 17 (8.37%) ITIL
6 17 (8.37%) SOA
7 16 (7.88%) E-Commerce
7 16 (7.88%) MVC
8 13 (6.40%) UML
8 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
8 13 (6.40%) Mobile Development
9 12 (5.91%) Software Delivery
9 12 (5.91%) OOP
10 10 (4.93%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (3.94%) Change Control
11 8 (3.94%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (3.94%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.33%) Java
2 20 (9.85%) JavaScript
3 19 (9.36%) SQL
4 17 (8.37%) Python
5 14 (6.90%) C#
6 10 (4.93%) Ruby
7 8 (3.94%) Perl
8 6 (2.96%) VBScript
9 5 (2.46%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.46%) C++
10 4 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.48%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.99%) Scala
12 2 (0.99%) Erlang
12 2 (0.99%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.99%) VB
13 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.49%) C
13 1 (0.49%) PHP
13 1 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.37%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.39%) Degree
4 8 (3.94%) PMP
5 7 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.96%) CCNP
6 6 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.97%) CCNA
8 3 (1.48%) ISEB
8 3 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.99%) CCIE
10 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.49%) CISSP
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.49%) MCP
10 1 (0.49%) HND
10 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) SLA
2 6 (2.96%) QA
3 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.48%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) Kibana
3 1 (0.49%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.49%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.49%) SCOM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.78%) Oracle
3 12 (5.91%) Cisco
4 9 (4.43%) Talend
5 7 (3.45%) SAP
6 6 (2.96%) Verint
7 5 (2.46%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.97%) Avaya
8 4 (1.97%) IBM
8 4 (1.97%) Citrix
9 3 (1.48%) HP
9 3 (1.48%) BT
9 3 (1.48%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.48%) Remedy
9 3 (1.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (1.48%) Splunk
10 2 (0.99%) hybris
10 2 (0.99%) KANA
10 2 (0.99%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.99%) Atlassian
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