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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 67 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 63 100 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.55% 3.55% 2.83%
As % of the General category 7.48% 11.66% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 39
Median daily rate £333 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.67% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £11.24 £31.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £42.95 £43.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -38.00%
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
842 858 979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.12% 30.46% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 492 515
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £251 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 57 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £45.65 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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 30 May 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
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 30 May 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 +8 35 £333 -11.33% 22
Cambridgeshire -3 8 £350 +18.64% 27
Suffolk -10 8 £390 -8.23% 2
Norfolk +1 6 £300 +26.31%
Essex -15 6 £310 -44.88% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 33 (23.40%) Finance
2 31 (21.99%) Security Cleared
3 26 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.60%) Windows
5 20 (14.18%) Java
5 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
6 17 (12.06%) Project Management
6 17 (12.06%) CRM
7 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.93%) Linux
9 13 (9.22%) SAP
10 12 (8.51%) Cisco
10 12 (8.51%) MS Excel
10 12 (8.51%) Electronics
11 11 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.80%) Banking
11 11 (7.80%) ITIL
11 11 (7.80%) SQL
11 11 (7.80%) Avaya
11 11 (7.80%) Pega
11 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (7.09%) Degree
12 10 (7.09%) Python
12 10 (7.09%) LAN
12 10 (7.09%) WAN
12 10 (7.09%) Migration
12 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
13 9 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (6.38%) RUP
13 9 (6.38%) OO

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 5 (3.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.13%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.13%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.42%) CMS
3 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.42%) Kinematics
3 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.71%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.96%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.42%) Doxygen
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.71%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) Force.com
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) LAN
1 10 (7.09%) WAN
2 9 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (5.67%) Internet
3 8 (5.67%) VoIP
4 7 (4.96%) Firewall
5 5 (3.55%) GSM
6 4 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.84%) ISDN
6 4 (2.84%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (2.84%) SpaceWire
6 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.84%) UMTS
6 4 (2.84%) Wireless
6 4 (2.84%) WLAN
7 3 (2.13%) 4G
7 3 (2.13%) GGSN
7 3 (2.13%) Skype
7 3 (2.13%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.26%) Big Data
2 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.13%) DB2
4 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.13%) MySQL
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.42%) HBase
5 2 (1.42%) Impala
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) DataStage
6 1 (0.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.13%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.42%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.42%) GCC
3 2 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) JMeter
4 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (23.40%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Electronics
3 11 (7.80%) Banking
4 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.67%) Marketing
6 7 (4.96%) Retail
7 6 (4.26%) Automotive
8 4 (2.84%) Avionics
9 2 (1.42%) Back Office
9 2 (1.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.71%) Military
10 1 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (14.18%) Developer
2 14 (9.93%) Analyst
2 14 (9.93%) Architect
3 13 (9.22%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.80%) Network Engineer
4 11 (7.80%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Consultant
6 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Telecoms Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Implementation Controller
9 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (2.84%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Telecoms Support Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Tester
9 4 (2.84%) Voice Engineer
10 3 (2.13%) Telecoms Manager
10 3 (2.13%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) XML
2 5 (3.55%) .NET
2 5 (3.55%) Web Services
3 4 (2.84%) CSS
3 4 (2.84%) HTML
4 3 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.13%) SOAP
4 3 (2.13%) Visualforce
5 2 (1.42%) Ajax
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.42%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.42%) jQuery
5 2 (1.42%) JSON
5 2 (1.42%) Kendo UI
5 2 (1.42%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.84%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.84%) User Experience
5 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.13%) Handset
5 3 (2.13%) NHS
5 3 (2.13%) RIA
6 2 (1.42%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.42%) FMCG
6 2 (1.42%) Life Science
6 2 (1.42%) Mechatronics
6 2 (1.42%) Robotics
6 2 (1.42%) VHDL
6 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Windows
2 14 (9.93%) Linux
3 8 (5.67%) Unix
4 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.71%) Android
9 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.06%) CRM
2 17 (12.06%) Project Management
3 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (7.80%) ITIL
4 11 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.09%) Migration
6 9 (6.38%) OO
6 9 (6.38%) RUP
6 9 (6.38%) Test Strategy
6 9 (6.38%) Waterfall
7 8 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (5.67%) Logistics
7 8 (5.67%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.67%) Programme Management
8 7 (4.96%) Change Control
8 7 (4.96%) Risk Management
8 7 (4.96%) Service Management
8 7 (4.96%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.18%) Java
2 11 (7.80%) SQL
3 10 (7.09%) Python
4 7 (4.96%) C
4 7 (4.96%) C++
5 6 (4.26%) Perl
6 4 (2.84%) ANSI C
6 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.13%) Apex Code
7 3 (2.13%) C#
7 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.42%) HiveQL
8 2 (1.42%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.71%) Magik
9 1 (0.71%) SOQL
9 1 (0.71%) VB
9 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.09%) Degree
3 6 (4.26%) CCNA
3 6 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.84%) ISEB
4 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.71%) CCNP
7 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) ECSS
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.84%) Cygwin
3 3 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.42%) Oozie
3 1 (0.71%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.71%) Kibana
3 1 (0.71%) OpenView
3 1 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.22%) SAP
3 12 (8.51%) Cisco
4 11 (7.80%) Avaya
4 11 (7.80%) Pega
5 6 (4.26%) Huawei
6 5 (3.55%) HP
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle
7 4 (2.84%) BMC
7 4 (2.84%) Citrix
7 4 (2.84%) Mitel
7 4 (2.84%) Nortel
7 4 (2.84%) Remedy
7 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.13%) FireEye
8 3 (2.13%) Juniper
8 3 (2.13%) Lotus
8 3 (2.13%) VMware
9 2 (1.42%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.42%) Cloudera
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