The first 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 16 April 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 Milton Keynes 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 49 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 19 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.11% 0.74% 1.30%
As % of the General category 5.48% 2.67% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 3
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
347 150 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.51% 27.68% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 89 147
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £418 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.28 £16.46 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Telecoms
Buckinghamshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) APMP
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 3 (12.50%) BPR
6 3 (12.50%) DTV
6 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.50%) XHTML
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Electronics
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Billing
6 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) SDH
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (12.50%) UI Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) UI Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) XHTML
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 3 (12.50%) BPR
3 3 (12.50%) UML
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Use Case
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Network Management
3 3 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) APMP
2 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) ACCA
3 1 (4.17%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
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