The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 11 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 8.11% 2.17% 22.92%
As % of the General category 30.00% 33.33% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
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£344 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -22.22%
Telecoms
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region.

General Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 27.03% 6.52% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 8
Average daily rate £450 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £175 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £395 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 6 (42.86%) Test Management
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) SMS
3 5 (35.71%) GPRS
3 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) CCIE
6 2 (14.29%) MGCP
6 2 (14.29%) RTP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SMS
1 5 (35.71%) GPRS
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) MGCP
3 2 (14.29%) RTP
3 2 (14.29%) QSIG
3 2 (14.29%) H.323
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Test Management
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCVP
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) HP
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