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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 43 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.03% 2.20% 3.08%
As % of the General category 8.12% 6.37% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 1
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£525 £195 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% +105.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £47.00 £45.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.29% +46.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -19.35%
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
197 204 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.31% 34.52% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 112 48
Average daily rate £400 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £140 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 39
Average hourly rate £39.00 £29.41 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.59% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 8 £525 +16.66% 4
Basildon -5 4 £600 -7.69% 4
Chelmsford -10 2 £233 +55.00%
Harlow - 1 - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Banking
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 8 (24.24%) PMP
6 6 (18.18%) VoIP
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
8 4 (12.12%) OpenScape
8 4 (12.12%) SOA
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) CCNP
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (9.09%) NHS
9 3 (9.09%) LAN
9 3 (9.09%) WAN
9 3 (9.09%) XML
9 3 (9.09%) ITIL
9 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (9.09%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle
9 3 (9.09%) Windows
9 3 (9.09%) Solaris
9 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
9 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) SaaS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) VoIP
2 4 (12.12%) OpenScape
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) RTP
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) SDH
5 1 (3.03%) UMTS
5 1 (3.03%) ATM
5 1 (3.03%) GSM
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) RNC
5 1 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Information Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) XSD
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) JSP
3 1 (3.03%) XHTML
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Informatics
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) User Stories
8 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) PMP
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CEH
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Avaya
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Software AG
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.03%) webMethods
4 1 (3.03%) Mitel
4 1 (3.03%) Altiris
4 1 (3.03%) Brocade
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.03%) FatWire
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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