The first 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 28 July 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 Gloucestershire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 10 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 49 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.94% 1.22% 1.08%
As % of the General category 33.33% 6.98% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
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£328 £311 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.39% -22.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £310 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £311 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +12.69%
General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
147 43 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.81% 17.55% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 21 95
Average daily rate £375 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -66.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £12.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Telecoms
South West

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 28 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
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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
Cheltenham 0 5 £240 -22.76% 4
Gloucester - 5 £375 - 2
Tewkesbury - 2 - -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 45 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 30 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 21 (26.92%) Service Management
4 18 (23.08%) Finance
5 17 (21.79%) LAN
5 17 (21.79%) WAN
6 16 (20.51%) Windows
6 16 (20.51%) Java
6 16 (20.51%) Project Management
7 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 14 (17.95%) Programme Management
9 13 (16.67%) Marketing
9 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (15.38%) SAP
10 12 (15.38%) Electronics
10 12 (15.38%) DTV
10 12 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 11 (14.10%) Web Services
11 11 (14.10%) Linux
12 10 (12.82%) VMware
13 9 (11.54%) Citrix
13 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
14 8 (10.26%) SOAP
14 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.26%) C
14 8 (10.26%) C++
14 8 (10.26%) Hibernate

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (1.28%) Lync
3 1 (1.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) LAN
1 17 (21.79%) WAN
2 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) DNS
3 5 (6.41%) DHCP
3 5 (6.41%) MPLS
3 5 (6.41%) LTE
4 4 (5.13%) 3G
4 4 (5.13%) Firewall
4 4 (5.13%) Wireless
5 3 (3.85%) Internet
5 3 (3.85%) UMTS
5 3 (3.85%) GSM
6 2 (2.56%) SMTP
6 2 (2.56%) SNMP
6 2 (2.56%) X.400
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (2.56%) 4G
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) LoadRunner
1 5 (6.41%) Maven
2 4 (5.13%) JUnit
3 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.56%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.56%) JIRA
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
4 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.28%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 13 (16.67%) Marketing
3 12 (15.38%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Consultant
2 11 (14.10%) Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Solutions Consultant
4 9 (11.54%) Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Tester
9 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Communications Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Automated Tester
10 2 (2.56%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Web Services
2 8 (10.26%) SOAP
2 8 (10.26%) Hibernate
2 8 (10.26%) RESTful
2 8 (10.26%) jQuery
3 7 (8.97%) Spring
3 7 (8.97%) J2EE
4 6 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 3 (3.85%) Java EE
6 2 (2.56%) Swing
6 2 (2.56%) STL
6 2 (2.56%) Drools
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
7 1 (1.28%) CSS3
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.28%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) JDBC
7 1 (1.28%) XML
7 1 (1.28%) XSD
7 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) DTV
2 7 (8.97%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.97%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) IPTV
5 1 (1.28%) FMCG
5 1 (1.28%) Open Source
5 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) UNIX
4 5 (6.41%) Solaris
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Service Management
2 16 (20.51%) Project Management
3 14 (17.95%) Programme Management
4 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (10.26%) Scrum
7 7 (8.97%) TDD
7 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.97%) Test Scripting
7 7 (8.97%) Kanban
8 6 (7.69%) ITIL
8 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Business Development
9 4 (5.13%) ITSM
9 4 (5.13%) BDD
10 3 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.85%) Security Management
10 3 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) Java
2 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.26%) C
2 8 (10.26%) C++
3 4 (5.13%) SQL
4 3 (3.85%) Python
4 3 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (1.28%) XPath
6 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 30 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.26%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.41%) ISEB
5 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.13%) CCNP
7 3 (3.85%) CCNA
8 2 (2.56%) MCSE
8 2 (2.56%) MCSA
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
1 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) XenApp
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.28%) vSphere
3 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 4 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.56%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) SAP
2 10 (12.82%) VMware
3 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.54%) Citrix
4 7 (8.97%) JBoss
5 6 (7.69%) Cisco
6 5 (6.41%) AppSense
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle
7 3 (3.85%) HP
7 3 (3.85%) Juniper
8 2 (2.56%) NetApp
8 2 (2.56%) Avaya
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.28%) Nortel
9 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.28%) Polycom
9 1 (1.28%) F5
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Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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