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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.36% 2.26% 2.51%
As % of the General category 11.90% 6.45% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 4
Average daily rate
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£600 £500 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +95.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £310 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 £27.91 £17.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+59.48% -40.67%
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
168 248 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.60% 35.08% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 128 58
Average daily rate £420 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £228 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 31
Average hourly rate £16.50 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.65% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £39.25 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

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 30 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 30 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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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 -6 8 £563 +9.75% 7
Basildon -1 4 £600 +20.00% 7
Harlow - - - -
Maldon - - - - 1
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Witham - - - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 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 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
4 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) VoIP
6 6 (18.75%) PMP
6 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.50%) Degree
7 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) CCNP
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (9.38%) Java
8 3 (9.38%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) Solaris
8 3 (9.38%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.38%) SOA
8 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (6.25%) Firewall
9 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.25%) Wireless
9 2 (6.25%) SaaS
9 2 (6.25%) People Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BASE24
1 1 (3.13%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) RNC
3 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.13%) SDH
3 1 (3.13%) UMTS
3 1 (3.13%) ATM
3 1 (3.13%) GSM
3 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Information Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Planner
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Officer
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) XSD
3 1 (3.13%) XHTML
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Solaris
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.25%) People Management
7 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) ERP
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.13%) Content Management
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PMP
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Avaya
2 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.13%) webMethods
3 1 (3.13%) FatWire
3 1 (3.13%) Mitel
3 1 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (3.13%) Software AG
3 1 (3.13%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Sun
3 1 (3.13%) HP
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