The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 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 Home Counties 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 15.38% 38.10% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Average daily rate £575 £320 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.68% -34.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £272 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Telecoms
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DataFlux