The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 13 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.85% 11.39% 28.26%
As % of the General category 16.67% 26.47% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
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£243 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £303 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £495 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -23.07%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

General Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 23.08% 43.04% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 10
Average daily rate £463 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.53% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £147 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) DTV
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Assurance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
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