The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 40 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 60 54 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.68% 3.81% 3.10%
As % of the General category 8.88% 12.03% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £168 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £409 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.29 £6.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.42% +196.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -38.59%
Telecoms
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
676 449 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.47% 31.66% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 241 148
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £190 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 21
Average hourly rate £19.75 £16.20 £11.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.91% +36.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.13 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £72.50 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bolton - 1 - -
Rochdale - - - - 2
Salford - - - - 3
Stockport - - - - 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (29.13%) UNIX
2 26 (25.24%) Finance
3 25 (24.27%) Cisco
4 24 (23.30%) Linux
5 23 (22.33%) Ethernet
6 22 (21.36%) MPLS
7 21 (20.39%) CCNP
7 21 (20.39%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (19.42%) Juniper
8 20 (19.42%) CCNA
8 20 (19.42%) OSPF
8 20 (19.42%) BGP
8 20 (19.42%) VPN
9 19 (18.45%) Broadband
9 19 (18.45%) CCIP
9 19 (18.45%) IPv4
9 19 (18.45%) IPv6
9 19 (18.45%) CCIE
9 19 (18.45%) L2TP
9 19 (18.45%) RSVP
9 19 (18.45%) VRRP
9 19 (18.45%) BT
9 19 (18.45%) JNCIA
9 19 (18.45%) JNCIP
9 19 (18.45%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (18.45%) BT 21CN
9 19 (18.45%) Junos
9 19 (18.45%) HSRP
9 19 (18.45%) IOS XR
10 18 (17.48%) Agile Software Development

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (1.94%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.94%) SAS
1 2 (1.94%) Confluence
2 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Project
4 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 10 (9.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.85%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.33%) Ethernet
2 22 (21.36%) MPLS
3 20 (19.42%) OSPF
3 20 (19.42%) BGP
3 20 (19.42%) VPN
4 19 (18.45%) IPv4
4 19 (18.45%) IPv6
4 19 (18.45%) Broadband
4 19 (18.45%) L2TP
4 19 (18.45%) RSVP
4 19 (18.45%) VRRP
4 19 (18.45%) Cisco IOS
4 19 (18.45%) BT 21CN
4 19 (18.45%) Junos
4 19 (18.45%) HSRP
4 19 (18.45%) IOS XR
5 6 (5.83%) 4G
5 6 (5.83%) Firewall
6 5 (4.85%) 3G
6 5 (4.85%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) RavenDB
2 4 (3.88%) QlikView
3 2 (1.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) MS Access
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.97%) Big Data
4 1 (0.97%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
1 6 (5.83%) ReSharper
1 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.94%) Subversion
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) JUnit
3 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.97%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.97%) GoogleTest
General
1 26 (25.24%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Electronics
2 10 (9.71%) Marketing
2 10 (9.71%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (18.45%) Implementation Engineer
1 19 (18.45%) Operations Engineer
1 19 (18.45%) IP Engineer
2 14 (13.59%) Analyst
3 12 (11.65%) Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Architect
4 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.77%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Field Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Administrator
7 4 (3.88%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (3.88%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.91%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) HTML
1 9 (8.74%) CSS
1 9 (8.74%) jQuery
2 7 (6.80%) LINQ
2 7 (6.80%) .NET
3 6 (5.83%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (5.83%) Backbone.js
4 3 (2.91%) Spring
4 3 (2.91%) Ajax
5 2 (1.94%) XML
5 2 (1.94%) XSD
5 2 (1.94%) J2EE
5 2 (1.94%) JSP
5 2 (1.94%) SOAP
5 2 (1.94%) RESTful
5 2 (1.94%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.97%) JPA
6 1 (0.97%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.97%) CSS3
6 1 (0.97%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) DTV
2 9 (8.74%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.97%) CCTV
5 1 (0.97%) SCADA
5 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.97%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (0.97%) BeagleBone
5 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) UNIX
2 24 (23.30%) Linux
3 7 (6.80%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.97%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.65%) Project Management
3 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.71%) Programme Management
4 10 (9.71%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
5 9 (8.74%) MVC
6 8 (7.77%) Scrum
7 7 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.83%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (5.83%) CQRS
8 6 (5.83%) OOP
9 5 (4.85%) Migration
9 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.85%) Line Management
10 4 (3.88%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.88%) WFM
10 4 (3.88%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.88%) OO
10 4 (3.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
1 7 (6.80%) SQL
1 7 (6.80%) C#
2 3 (2.91%) C
2 3 (2.91%) Java
3 2 (1.94%) C++
4 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.97%) VBA
4 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
4 1 (0.97%) REXX
4 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.97%) JCL
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) CCNP
1 21 (20.39%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.42%) CCNA
3 19 (18.45%) JNCIA
3 19 (18.45%) JNCIP
3 19 (18.45%) CCIP
3 19 (18.45%) CCIE
4 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.83%) Degree
6 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) ISEB
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.97%) MCP
8 1 (0.97%) MCSE
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.97%) PMP
8 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) SCCM
1 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Cisco
2 20 (19.42%) Juniper
3 19 (18.45%) BT
4 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.71%) SAP
6 7 (6.80%) Ericsson
7 5 (4.85%) Huawei
7 5 (4.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (3.88%) Pega
9 3 (2.91%) Google
9 3 (2.91%) VMware
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle
9 3 (2.91%) IBM
10 2 (1.94%) Citrix
10 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.94%) hybris
11 1 (0.97%) Sonus
11 1 (0.97%) Sun
11 1 (0.97%) HP
11 1 (0.97%) Capita
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