The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.26% 4.71% 2.81%
As % of the General category 12.12% 13.04% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
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£388 £475 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £45.50 £16.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.75% -58.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +29.26%
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South East

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

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 69 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.64% 36.13% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 20
Average daily rate £450 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £430 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £613 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 7
Average hourly rate £45.50 £37.00 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.97% +106.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) CRM
1 2 (18.18%) Smart Meter
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Symbian
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DRM
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Navigator
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Transmission Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microwave Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Smart Meter
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) DRM
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Symbian
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) BT
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