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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 6 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 33 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 28.45% - 31.82%
As % of the General category 84.62% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 0 7
Average daily rate
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£400 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £24.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -24.61%
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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
39 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 33.62% 25.81% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 7
Average daily rate £400 £413 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +35.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £161 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £433 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

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 2 July 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 32 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 31 (81.58%) SC Cleared
3 27 (71.05%) Test Management
3 27 (71.05%) SQL
4 26 (68.42%) XML
4 26 (68.42%) HP
4 26 (68.42%) XML Messaging
4 26 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
5 24 (63.16%) Use Case
5 24 (63.16%) SoapUI
5 24 (63.16%) SOAP
6 22 (57.89%) Perl
6 22 (57.89%) PL/SQL
7 19 (50.00%) UNIX
8 17 (44.74%) ISTQB
9 16 (42.11%) Oracle
9 16 (42.11%) Oracle Database
10 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
10 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
11 14 (36.84%) Test Planning
12 13 (34.21%) Security Testing
12 13 (34.21%) Validation
13 12 (31.58%) Test Scripting
14 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
14 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
15 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
16 3 (7.89%) System Testing
16 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
16 3 (7.89%) PKI

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) MGCP
2 1 (2.63%) RTP
2 1 (2.63%) QSIG
2 1 (2.63%) H.323
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Test Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Test Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Test Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Environment Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) XML
1 26 (68.42%) XML Messaging
2 24 (63.16%) SOAP
3 3 (7.89%) CGI
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Test Management
2 24 (63.16%) Use Case
3 14 (36.84%) Test Planning
4 13 (34.21%) Security Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Validation
5 12 (31.58%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (7.89%) System Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Usability Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 22 (57.89%) Perl
2 22 (57.89%) PL/SQL
3 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 31 (81.58%) SC Cleared
3 17 (44.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CCVP
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) HP
2 16 (42.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds