The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 51 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.55% 1.76% 0.59%
As % of the General category 7.88% 5.95% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £6.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +592.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +54.28%
Telecoms
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
165 168 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.35% 29.63% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 94 63
Average daily rate £400 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 25
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Basildon -1 6 £600 +33.33% 1
Brentwood -1 4 £600 +33.33% 2
Chelmsford - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) Banking
3 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Windows
5 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (17.14%) IBM
5 6 (17.14%) Citrix
6 5 (14.29%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) Solaris
6 5 (14.29%) UML
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.43%) Clustering
7 4 (11.43%) AIX
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.43%) .NET
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.57%) MS Office
4 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) BASE24
2 1 (2.86%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) DHCP
1 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) Broadband
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Wireless
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) Extranet
4 1 (2.86%) MPLS
4 1 (2.86%) RTP
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.86%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Ant
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) German Language
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) CRM Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Information Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Planner
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Planner
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XSD
3 1 (2.86%) XHTML
3 1 (2.86%) Ajax
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Solaris
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.29%) UML
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Information Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) People Management
6 2 (5.71%) Wealth Management
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) MCITP
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CEH
5 1 (2.86%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) XenApp
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) MetaFrame
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) IBM
1 6 (17.14%) Citrix
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) HP
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) Software AG
4 3 (8.57%) webMethods
5 1 (2.86%) FatWire
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Brocade
5 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Siemens
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