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 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 21 49 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.45% 10.94% 1.22%
As % of the General category 16.94% 33.33% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 2
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£420 £328 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.24% +5.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £164 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £25.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-43.60% -29.57%
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
124 147 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.27% 32.81% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 65 21
Average daily rate £413 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +213.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 0 2 £298 -20.66% 5
Cheltenham -11 2 £425 +77.08% 5
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 27 (77.14%) Manufacturing
2 27 (77.14%) Electronics
2 27 (77.14%) DTV
2 27 (77.14%) SAP
2 27 (77.14%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (77.14%) Programme Management
2 27 (77.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (77.14%) Marketing
2 27 (77.14%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
4 14 (40.00%) Java
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) Retail
6 10 (28.57%) Project Management
6 10 (28.57%) Scrum
6 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (25.71%) Maven
7 9 (25.71%) MS Project
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
8 8 (22.86%) HTML
8 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) Web Services
8 8 (22.86%) Games
9 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (20.00%) MVC
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) Ruby
9 7 (20.00%) Spring

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (20.00%) Mule
2 4 (11.43%) Commerce Server
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Project
2 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.57%) Acrobat
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (77.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SDH
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.86%) 3G
2 1 (2.86%) 2G
2 1 (2.86%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 27 (77.14%) Manufacturing
2 27 (77.14%) Electronics
2 27 (77.14%) Marketing
3 13 (37.14%) Retail
4 8 (22.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Author
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Author
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
1 8 (22.86%) Web Services
2 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (20.00%) Spring
2 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 7 (20.00%) JPA
3 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (17.14%) Apache Camel
3 6 (17.14%) jQuery
4 5 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.71%) STL
7 2 (5.71%) Ember.js
7 2 (5.71%) HTML5
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.71%) Spring Integration
7 2 (5.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (77.14%) DTV
2 3 (8.57%) Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Debian
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) Programme Management
1 27 (77.14%) Digital Marketing
2 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) Logistics
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.71%) OO
10 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.86%) ERP
10 1 (2.86%) OOD
10 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Ruby
3 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) C++
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
5 3 (8.57%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) hybris
3 4 (11.43%) ATG
3 4 (11.43%) IBM
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.86%) Google