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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 10 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 11.94% 2.33% 26.53%
As % of the General category 50.00% 100.00% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 9
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£338 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £27.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.74% +38.46%
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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
16 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 23.88% 2.33% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 12
Average daily rate £438 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

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 23 January 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) GPRS
2 5 (41.67%) SMS
2 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) MGCP
5 2 (16.67%) RTP
5 2 (16.67%) QSIG
5 2 (16.67%) H.323
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (41.67%) GPRS
1 5 (41.67%) SMS
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) MGCP
2 2 (16.67%) RTP
2 2 (16.67%) QSIG
2 2 (16.67%) H.323
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Tester
1 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Test Management
1 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCIE
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco