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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 7.14% - 33.33%
As % of the General category 62.50% - 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Average daily rate
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£465 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -19.35%
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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
8 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 11.43% 24.44% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Average daily rate £440 £425 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +39.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £361
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 £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 29 May 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 6 (50.00%) Test Management
3 6 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Use Case
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 2 (16.67%) CCIE
7 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 2 (16.67%) MGCP
7 2 (16.67%) RTP
7 2 (16.67%) QSIG
7 2 (16.67%) H.323
7 2 (16.67%) .NET

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) TCP/IP
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%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML Messaging
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) CCVP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) VMware