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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 33 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 5.00% 3.80% 1.85%
As % of the General category 31.03% 23.08% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate £400 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+157.37% -19.73%
Telecoms
Surrey

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
29 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 16.11% 16.46% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 6
Average daily rate £394 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £345 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 30 April 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Use Case
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Smart Energy
5 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Test Management
6 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (25.00%) PKI
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) XML Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) Unix Analyst
4 6 (37.50%) Environment Manager
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Testing Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Smart Energy
2 4 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
1 7 (43.75%) Use Case
2 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) HP