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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 15 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.25% 4.80% 1.73%
As % of the General category 13.39% 17.00% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
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£413 £413 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.96% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.06% -21.81%
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
112 100 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.30% 28.25% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 46 41
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.00 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.35 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

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
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 6 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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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 +3 5 £411 +2.81% 6
Cheltenham -11 4 £431 +1.47%
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (54.76%) DV Cleared
3 18 (42.86%) Finance
4 15 (35.71%) Programme Management
5 13 (30.95%) Manufacturing
5 13 (30.95%) Electronics
5 13 (30.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (30.95%) Marketing
5 13 (30.95%) SAP
5 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (30.95%) DTV
5 13 (30.95%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (23.81%) Java
7 8 (19.05%) LoadRunner
7 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
7 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (16.67%) jQuery
8 7 (16.67%) Maven
8 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) Web Services
8 7 (16.67%) CSS
9 6 (14.29%) Linux
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
10 5 (11.90%) BDD

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (9.52%) Mule
2 3 (7.14%) Commerce Server
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
1 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.76%) SNMP
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) SDH
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) 3G
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) 2G
3 1 (2.38%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) LoadRunner
2 7 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Manufacturing
2 13 (30.95%) Electronics
2 13 (30.95%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Test Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
1 7 (16.67%) jQuery
2 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (11.90%) Spring MVC
3 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
3 5 (11.90%) Spring
4 4 (9.52%) JPA
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Camel
5 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.14%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.76%) Ember.js
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
6 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.76%) Ajax
6 2 (4.76%) XHTML
6 2 (4.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) DTV
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Programme Management
2 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.95%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) MVC
5 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Business Development
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Security Management
7 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) Ruby
3 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.52%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (54.76%) DV Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) HND
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) CCSA
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) SAP
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) ATG
3 3 (7.14%) hybris
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.38%) Demandware
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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