The first 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 16 April 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 High Wycombe 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.36% 12.50% 3.85%
As % of the General category 14.29% 41.67% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £475 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 37.50% 30.00% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 10
Average daily rate £300 £320 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £296 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £344 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Telecoms
Buckinghamshire

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
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 16 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) H.323
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco