The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 44 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.62% 8.58% 5.75%
As % of the General category 9.09% 29.08% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 9
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£400 £330 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £180 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.88 £21.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-33.92% -40.84%
Telecoms
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
143 141 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.77% 29.50% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 67 26
Average daily rate £420 £414 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £222 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 12
Average hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +201.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.80 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £41.00 £32.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Gloucester -1 4 £236 -37.00% 7
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 24 (72.73%) SAP
1 24 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) DTV
1 24 (72.73%) Electronics
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
1 24 (72.73%) Manufacturing
1 24 (72.73%) Programme Management
1 24 (72.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 24 (72.73%) Marketing
1 24 (72.73%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
3 13 (39.39%) Retail
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) MS Project
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
7 8 (24.24%) Games
7 8 (24.24%) MS Visio
7 8 (24.24%) Ruby
8 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
9 6 (18.18%) Linux
9 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
9 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 6 (18.18%) Maven
10 5 (15.15%) Logistics
10 5 (15.15%) CSS
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) XML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (12.12%) Commerce Server
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) Mule
3 2 (6.06%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Project
2 8 (24.24%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.09%) Acrobat
3 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (72.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SDH
1 2 (6.06%) VoIP
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
1 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) 2G
2 1 (3.03%) 2.5G
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Maven
2 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 24 (72.73%) Electronics
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
1 24 (72.73%) Manufacturing
1 24 (72.73%) Marketing
2 13 (39.39%) Retail
3 8 (24.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (9.09%) Author
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Author
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
1 5 (15.15%) CSS
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
2 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
2 3 (9.09%) JPA
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) CSS3
3 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.06%) Spring Integration
3 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.06%) Ember.js
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
3 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) DTV
2 3 (9.09%) Derivative
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Debian
6 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) Programme Management
1 24 (72.73%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Logistics
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) DevOps
8 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.03%) Test Management
10 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) Ruby
3 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) ATG
3 4 (12.12%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) hybris
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Hitachi
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Google
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