The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 55 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 18 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.16% 1.16% 0.97%
As % of the General category 5.45% 3.32% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 0
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£375 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -11.11%
Telecoms
Buckinghamshire

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

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
330 271 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 39.52% 34.79% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 139 69
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Average hourly rate £14.21 £15.97 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £9.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £33.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 21 (30.88%) ITIL
3 19 (27.94%) SLA
4 18 (26.47%) Manufacturing
4 18 (26.47%) Programme Management
5 17 (25.00%) Marketing
5 17 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (25.00%) SAP
6 16 (23.53%) Cisco
7 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
7 15 (22.06%) LAN
7 15 (22.06%) WAN
7 15 (22.06%) Electronics
7 15 (22.06%) DTV
7 15 (22.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
9 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
10 10 (14.71%) ISEB
10 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.76%) HP
11 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
11 8 (11.76%) Remedy
11 8 (11.76%) Service Management
11 8 (11.76%) Windows
11 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
12 7 (10.29%) eTOM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (22.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) LAN
1 15 (22.06%) WAN
2 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 5 (7.35%) Internet
3 5 (7.35%) MPLS
3 5 (7.35%) OSPF
3 5 (7.35%) BGP
3 5 (7.35%) DHCP
3 5 (7.35%) VoIP
3 5 (7.35%) EIGRP
3 5 (7.35%) Firewall
4 4 (5.88%) Wireless
4 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 4 (5.88%) VPN
5 3 (4.41%) WLAN
5 3 (4.41%) SSL
5 3 (4.41%) VLAN
5 3 (4.41%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) OLTP
3 2 (2.94%) MS Access
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) TestDirector
1 2 (2.94%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.47%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Manufacturing
3 17 (25.00%) Marketing
4 15 (22.06%) Electronics
5 4 (5.88%) Automotive
6 3 (4.41%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.82%) Data Network Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Report Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Support Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) .NET
1 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.94%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) Flash
4 1 (1.47%) JMS
4 1 (1.47%) Middleware
4 1 (1.47%) Spring
4 1 (1.47%) Ajax
4 1 (1.47%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.47%) WCF
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) JPA
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) DTV
2 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
4 3 (4.41%) SCADA
4 3 (4.41%) CMDB
4 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Handset
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE
4 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.47%) HPUX
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) ITIL
2 18 (26.47%) Programme Management
3 17 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.76%) Service Management
4 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.29%) eTOM
5 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.82%) ITIL V3
6 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (4.41%) MVC
9 3 (4.41%) Validation
9 3 (4.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) C#
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) C++
2 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VBA
3 1 (1.47%) Korn
3 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.71%) ISEB
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (7.35%) CCIE
5 5 (7.35%) CCNA
6 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) CCDP
7 3 (4.41%) CCNP
7 3 (4.41%) CCIP
8 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.94%) VCP4
9 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.47%) Degree
9 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) NFS
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Samba
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) YaST
2 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.47%) OVSD
2 1 (1.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) SAP
2 16 (23.53%) Cisco
3 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.76%) HP
4 8 (11.76%) Remedy
5 7 (10.29%) F5
6 5 (7.35%) VMware
6 5 (7.35%) Juniper
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle
7 4 (5.88%) IBM
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.94%) Cognos
9 2 (2.94%) Intel
9 2 (2.94%) Lotus
10 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.47%) CA
10 1 (1.47%) NetApp
10 1 (1.47%) Veritas
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