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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 20 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.47% 3.45% 1.57%
As % of the General category 12.00% 12.50% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+149.18% -29.06%
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
50 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.90% 27.59% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 44
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

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 4 May 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 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Big Data
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
5 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (26.67%) Information Management
5 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) FireEye
6 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification

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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (13.33%) HBase
4 2 (13.33%) Impala
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Platform Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (26.67%) Information Management
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Server Hardening
4 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) HiveQL
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oozie
2 1 (6.67%) Check_MK
2 1 (6.67%) Kibana
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) FireEye
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk