The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead 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 1 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 24 8 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 27.27% 10.13% 37.98%
As % of the General category 50.00% 28.57% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£238 £165 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.93% -58.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.21% +9.23%
General Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48 28 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 54.55% 35.44% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 7
Average daily rate £250 £225 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £125 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £495 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Telecoms
Berkshire

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 17 (32.08%) Billing
2 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 14 (26.42%) LTE
3 12 (22.64%) 3G
4 11 (20.75%) Retail
4 11 (20.75%) Finance
4 11 (20.75%) Migration
5 10 (18.87%) CSG Singleview
5 10 (18.87%) UNIX
5 10 (18.87%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
6 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
6 9 (16.98%) MPLS
6 9 (16.98%) Ethernet
6 9 (16.98%) 2G
6 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (16.98%) Network Design
6 9 (16.98%) General Ledger
7 8 (15.09%) RSVP
7 8 (15.09%) VRRP
7 8 (15.09%) VPN
7 8 (15.09%) OSPF
7 8 (15.09%) BGP
7 8 (15.09%) HSRP
8 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
8 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
9 6 (11.32%) Huawei
9 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.32%) CRM
9 6 (11.32%) MS Office

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (3.77%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (7.55%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) LTE
2 12 (22.64%) 3G
3 10 (18.87%) Radio Access Network
4 9 (16.98%) MPLS
4 9 (16.98%) Ethernet
4 9 (16.98%) 2G
5 8 (15.09%) RSVP
5 8 (15.09%) VRRP
5 8 (15.09%) VPN
5 8 (15.09%) OSPF
5 8 (15.09%) BGP
5 8 (15.09%) HSRP
6 5 (9.43%) 4G
7 4 (7.55%) ATM
7 4 (7.55%) SDH
7 4 (7.55%) VoIP
7 4 (7.55%) DWDM
8 3 (5.66%) DHCP
8 3 (5.66%) DNS
9 2 (3.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) MS Access
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (32.08%) Billing
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
2 11 (20.75%) Finance
3 9 (16.98%) General Ledger
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Designer
2 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Design Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Network Design Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) RAN Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Test Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) iPhone
2 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Handset
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.89%) IVR
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) UNIX
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.89%) HPUX
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Migration
2 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
2 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (16.98%) Network Design
3 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.32%) CRM
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
5 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
1 5 (9.43%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) C++
2 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
2 4 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CIPD
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) OPNET
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Huawei
2 5 (9.43%) HP
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.55%) Nortel
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco
3 4 (7.55%) BT
4 3 (5.66%) Avaya
4 3 (5.66%) Genesys
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (1.89%) Progress
6 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.89%) Nokia
6 1 (1.89%) Apple
6 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft