The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 43 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 23 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.04% 2.92% 0.93%
As % of the General category 8.52% 9.09% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 2
Average daily rate £475 £213 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.52% -52.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £173 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £313 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+313.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
270 132 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.67% 32.12% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 59 57
Average daily rate £400 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £243 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 15
Average hourly rate £37.75 £30.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Telecoms
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +8 9 £500 - 1
Brentwood - 6 £513 - 1
Chelmsford -8 2 £150 -20.00% 1
Colchester - 1 - - 1
Billericay - 1 £125 -
Rayleigh - - - -
Witham - - - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 19 (59.38%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) SaaS
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.38%) MS Office
5 3 (9.38%) Windows
5 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
5 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.25%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) NHS
6 2 (6.25%) PMI
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Broadband
1 1 (3.13%) SMTP
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
1 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 19 (59.38%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.13%) Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM+
1 1 (3.13%) Struts
1 1 (3.13%) JPA
1 1 (3.13%) JSF
1 1 (3.13%) Java EE
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) NHS
1 2 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ERP
1 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) BT
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) BMC
3 1 (3.13%) NetApp
Chelmsford
Hudson - London
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago