The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 14 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.67% 10.26% 3.05%
As % of the General category 19.51% 30.77% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £375 £451 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.75% -22.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £535 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.32 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £22.67
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -33.83%
Telecoms
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

General Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 29.08% 33.33% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 46
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.91 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Big Data
4 3 (15.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (15.00%) Kafka
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
5 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Flume
5 2 (10.00%) HBase
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) 802.11
2 2 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) PSTN
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) WLAN
3 1 (5.00%) WPA
3 1 (5.00%) WPA2
3 1 (5.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) HBase
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Kafka
2 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Data Management
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) C++/CLI
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco
1 3 (15.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (15.00%) NetApp
2 1 (5.00%) BT
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) Google