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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 37 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.80% 2.36% 2.78%
As % of the General category 10.67% 7.51% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 4
Average daily rate
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£613 £475 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% +85.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £392 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £550 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -22.22%
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
150 213 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.63% 31.42% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 102 49
Average daily rate £415 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Brentwood -4 6 £613 +13.95% 3
Basildon +1 3 £625 +38.88% 5
Harlow - - - -
Maldon - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Witham - - - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 21 (58.33%) Banking
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.67%) Windows
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) Solaris
6 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) UML
6 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle
6 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.89%) IBM
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) VoIP
7 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 4 (11.11%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) HP
7 4 (11.11%) Citrix
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Information Architecture
7 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
8 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.33%) Migration

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) MS Project
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) VoIP
2 3 (8.33%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Broadband
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.78%) RNC
4 1 (2.78%) GSM
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) SDH
4 1 (2.78%) UMTS
4 1 (2.78%) ATM
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 21 (58.33%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) German Language
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Information Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Planner
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) CRM Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) JSP
3 1 (2.78%) XSD
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) XHTML
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Solaris
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) AIX
4 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) UML
4 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) People Management
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) WFM
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.78%) Test Management
8 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CEH
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.56%) MetaFrame
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
1 5 (13.89%) IBM
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) FatWire
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Software AG
5 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.78%) webMethods
5 1 (2.78%) Sun
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The People Network
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The People Network
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Chelmsford, Essex
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 21 days ago