The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 19 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.91% 1.32% 2.99%
As % of the General category 16.33% 5.26% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
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£273 £338 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% +193.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £350 £366
% change year-on-year
+3.28% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.84%
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Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

General Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49 38 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 30.06% 25.17% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 17
Average daily rate £300 £401 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.09% +45.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £305 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £550 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -30.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Leicester region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
5 2 (18.18%) Logistics
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) IPv4
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) PBX
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) 2G
3 1 (9.09%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
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