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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 14 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.56% 6.67% 5.77%
As % of the General category 6.25% 22.22% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £250 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £15.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+153.22% -27.90%
Telecoms
Buckinghamshire

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
16 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.00% 30.00% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 13
Average daily rate £473 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £219 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £389 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £15.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.52% -3.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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
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 14 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared