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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 10 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.25% 35.29% 10.81%
As % of the General category 27.78% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
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£363 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.25% +18.33%
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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
18 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.50% 47.06% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 3
Average daily rate £250 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £95 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £38.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.68% +8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (25.00%) CMMI
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) 4G
1 3 (25.00%) MVNO
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) QMS
2 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) ISDN
2 2 (16.67%) PSTN
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) 4G
1 3 (25.00%) MVNO
2 2 (16.67%) ISDN
2 2 (16.67%) PSTN
3 1 (8.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (25.00%) CMMI
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) QMS
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
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