The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 37 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.61% 0.99% 3.81%
As % of the General category 4.90% 4.92% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £270 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -38.59%
Telecoms
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.90% 20.13% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 25 38
Average daily rate £417 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £16.65 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brighton +2 4 - - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Hove - - - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Nessus
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) MSF
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) MSF
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya