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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 15 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.88% 9.09% 3.82%
As % of the General category 25.58% 43.75% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £475 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -18.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-71.67% +23.07%

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
43 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 26.88% 20.78% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 30
Median daily rate £394 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £410 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 5 (23.81%) Migration
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Data Management
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
4 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
4 2 (9.52%) Kafka
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Flume
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) D3.js
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery

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 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.52%) 802.11
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) PSTN
3 1 (4.76%) RSVP
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
3 1 (4.76%) WPA
3 1 (4.76%) WPA2
3 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Designer
1 3 (14.29%) Developer
1 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Installation Technician
2 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Tester
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
1 2 (9.52%) Ajax
1 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.52%) D3.js
1 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) JDBC
1 2 (9.52%) jQuery
1 2 (9.52%) Kafka
1 2 (9.52%) RESTful
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Data Management
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) C++/CLI
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle