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 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 35 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 38 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.40% 1.55% 0.29%
As % of the General category 10.08% 3.65% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 1
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£400 £388 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +222.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £25.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-43.60% -29.57%
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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
377 384 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 43.68% 42.38% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 216 106
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.69% -45.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.88%) Programme Management
3 14 (21.88%) SAP
4 13 (20.31%) ITIL
4 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (20.31%) Manufacturing
4 13 (20.31%) Electronics
4 13 (20.31%) DTV
4 13 (20.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (20.31%) Marketing
4 13 (20.31%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 11 (17.19%) Windows
6 11 (17.19%) Oracle
6 11 (17.19%) CMDB
7 9 (14.06%) Linux
8 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 7 (10.94%) UNIX
9 7 (10.94%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.38%) Cisco
10 6 (9.38%) Ethernet
10 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 6 (9.38%) High Availability
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.81%) Migration

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (10.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (20.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.81%) LAN
2 5 (7.81%) WAN
3 4 (6.25%) MPLS
3 4 (6.25%) Wireless
4 3 (4.69%) 4G
4 3 (4.69%) OSPF
4 3 (4.69%) BGP
4 3 (4.69%) EIGRP
4 3 (4.69%) SSL
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) ADSL
5 2 (3.13%) SDH
5 2 (3.13%) WLAN
5 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 2 (3.13%) VRRP
5 2 (3.13%) Firewall
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.13%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) PowerCenter
3 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.25%) Big Data
4 3 (4.69%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
5 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) OLTP
5 2 (3.13%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JMeter
1 2 (3.13%) Selenium
1 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.56%) Introscope
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Electronics
2 13 (20.31%) Manufacturing
2 13 (20.31%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.13%) Automotive
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 18 (28.13%) Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) BizTalk Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Hadoop Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) DBA
5 3 (4.69%) Network Support
5 3 (4.69%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (3.13%) Network Specialist
6 2 (3.13%) Virtualisation Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Project Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) J2EE
2 1 (1.56%) CSS
2 1 (1.56%) JDBC
2 1 (1.56%) SOAP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.56%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.56%) JNDI
2 1 (1.56%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) DTV
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.19%) CMDB
3 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.81%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) e-Health
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.56%) SCADA
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
3 7 (10.94%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) AIX
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Programme Management
2 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (20.31%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.38%) High Availability
4 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
5 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.25%) Project Management
6 4 (6.25%) Change Management
6 4 (6.25%) Network Management
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Korn
2 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.56%) VB
3 1 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (4.69%) CCIE
3 3 (4.69%) ISEB
3 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) CCNP
4 2 (3.13%) CCIP
4 2 (3.13%) CCDP
4 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.56%) OVSD
3 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.56%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) SAP
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Informatica
6 4 (6.25%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.69%) VMware
7 3 (4.69%) F5
8 2 (3.13%) Remedy
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Intel
8 2 (3.13%) CA
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) IBM
9 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
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