The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 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 Newbury 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 70 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 43.21% 54.79% 42.96%
As % of the General category 70.00% 86.02% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 37 17
Average daily rate £401 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.15% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
100 93 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 61.73% 63.70% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 44 28
Average daily rate £411 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.51% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £285 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Telecoms
Berkshire

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 34 (24.11%) UNIX
2 28 (19.86%) Java
3 27 (19.15%) Project Management
4 25 (17.73%) Finance
5 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2
6 20 (14.18%) Oracle
6 20 (14.18%) Linux
7 17 (12.06%) C
8 16 (11.35%) Perl
8 16 (11.35%) SOA
9 13 (9.22%) Windows
10 12 (8.51%) ITIL
10 12 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (8.51%) Degree
11 11 (7.80%) Scrum
11 11 (7.80%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.80%) Internet
11 11 (7.80%) Shell Script
12 10 (7.09%) Apache
12 10 (7.09%) Web Services
12 10 (7.09%) XML
12 10 (7.09%) WebLogic
12 10 (7.09%) Migration
12 10 (7.09%) Problem Management
13 9 (6.38%) Marketing
13 9 (6.38%) Business Continuity
13 9 (6.38%) Billing
13 9 (6.38%) HTML
13 9 (6.38%) J2EE
13 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (7.09%) Apache
1 10 (7.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.55%) IIS
2 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (3.55%) MS Project
1 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) Internet
2 8 (5.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.96%) Wireless
3 7 (4.96%) Firewall
4 6 (4.26%) 4G
4 6 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (4.26%) 3G
4 6 (4.26%) 2G
5 5 (3.55%) NGN
5 5 (3.55%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (3.55%) Ethernet
5 5 (3.55%) MPLS
5 5 (3.55%) SAN
6 4 (2.84%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.42%) MVNO
7 2 (1.42%) GSM
8 1 (0.71%) Network Security
8 1 (0.71%) RNC
8 1 (0.71%) ATM
8 1 (0.71%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.55%) MySQL
2 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Cucumber
1 4 (2.84%) Selenium
2 2 (1.42%) Ranorex
2 2 (1.42%) WinRunner
2 2 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.42%) JUnit
2 2 (1.42%) NUnit
3 1 (0.71%) JMeter
3 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.71%) Ant
3 1 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.71%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.71%) LoadUI
General
1 25 (17.73%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Marketing
2 9 (6.38%) Billing
3 6 (4.26%) Legal
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (19.15%) Project Manager
2 23 (16.31%) Analyst
3 20 (14.18%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.64%) Architect
5 13 (9.22%) Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Designer
7 8 (5.67%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.26%) User Experience Designer
9 5 (3.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Consultant
10 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 4 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Databuild Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) RAN Engineer
11 3 (2.13%) UI Developer
11 3 (2.13%) Perl Developer
11 3 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) Web Services
1 10 (7.09%) XML
2 9 (6.38%) HTML
2 9 (6.38%) J2EE
3 8 (5.67%) CSS
3 8 (5.67%) SOAP
4 4 (2.84%) CSS3
4 4 (2.84%) HTML5
4 4 (2.84%) jQuery
5 3 (2.13%) Ext JS
5 3 (2.13%) JSON
5 3 (2.13%) Ajax
5 3 (2.13%) .NET
5 3 (2.13%) CGI
5 3 (2.13%) WSDL
5 3 (2.13%) REST
6 2 (1.42%) JSP
6 2 (1.42%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.42%) RESTful
7 1 (0.71%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.84%) PMI
3 3 (2.13%) RIA
3 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.42%) Open Source
4 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.71%) Statistics
5 1 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) UNIX
2 20 (14.18%) Linux
3 13 (9.22%) Windows
4 7 (4.96%) Solaris
5 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.55%) HPUX
6 1 (0.71%) Android
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) Project Management
2 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2
3 16 (11.35%) SOA
4 12 (8.51%) ITIL
4 12 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.80%) Scrum
5 11 (7.80%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.09%) Migration
6 10 (7.09%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.38%) Business Continuity
7 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (5.67%) CRM
8 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (5.67%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (4.26%) Workflow
10 6 (4.26%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.86%) Java
2 17 (12.06%) C
3 16 (11.35%) Perl
4 11 (7.80%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.26%) SQL
7 5 (3.55%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.84%) C#
8 4 (2.84%) Ruby
9 2 (1.42%) C++
9 2 (1.42%) VB
9 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.42%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.13%) MBA
4 3 (2.13%) PMP
4 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.42%) ISEB
5 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.71%) ACCA
6 1 (0.71%) CIMA
6 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Ionix
1 8 (5.67%) Tivoli
1 8 (5.67%) Netcool
1 8 (5.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 8 (5.67%) Netcool/Webtop
2 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (14.18%) Oracle
2 8 (5.67%) EMC
2 8 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (5.67%) IBM
2 8 (5.67%) JBoss
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.55%) SAP
4 5 (3.55%) Adobe
4 5 (3.55%) Sun
4 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.84%) Cisco
6 3 (2.13%) Teradata
6 3 (2.13%) VMware
6 3 (2.13%) Siebel
6 3 (2.13%) HP
7 2 (1.42%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.42%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.71%) Planview
8 1 (0.71%) Omniture
8 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
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