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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 17 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.73% 6.98% 2.24%
As % of the General category 26.47% 46.15% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £300 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +60.00%

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
34 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.66% 15.12% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 20
Median daily rate £363 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £455 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.32 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 February 2017, 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 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Data Management
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (18.75%) NetApp
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) D3.js
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) 802.11
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) PSTN
3 1 (6.25%) RSVP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WPA
3 1 (6.25%) WPA2
3 1 (6.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Installation Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) D3.js
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) JDBC
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Digital TV
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) IPTV
2 1 (6.25%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (18.75%) Data Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle