The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leicestershire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.56% 1.96% 1.20%
As % of the General category 12.31% 5.95% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £115 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.60% -56.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.21% +9.23%
General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 84 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.83% 32.94% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 26
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £474 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 3 £325 +182.60%
Loughborough - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) DTV
2 6 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 6 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) OLAP
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) MDX
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (7.14%) NHS
6 1 (7.14%) Primavera

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) OLAP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 6 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (14.29%) Developer
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
1 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Build Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) DBA
2 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
2 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) MDX
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Primavera
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