The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Oxfordshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 33 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 15 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.15% 1.90% 1.10%
As % of the General category 15.79% 5.33% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £222 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £481 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-30.98% +9.23%
General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
95 169 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.96% 35.65% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 121 93
Average daily rate £375 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £196 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.25 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.25 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.10 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury - 10 £450 - 1
Oxford -3 3 £375 +12.78% 1
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 25 (71.43%) SAP
1 25 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) DTV
1 25 (71.43%) Electronics
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
1 25 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 25 (71.43%) Programme Management
1 25 (71.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 25 (71.43%) Marketing
1 25 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (17.14%) VoIP
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) .NET
4 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Couchbase
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Internet
6 2 (5.71%) MPLS
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.71%) VPN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (71.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LAN
1 7 (20.00%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) MPLS
4 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.86%) PBX
5 1 (2.86%) WLAN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
1 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
1 4 (11.43%) Couchbase
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) OLAP
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) NUnit
1 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (71.43%) Electronics
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
1 25 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 25 (71.43%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) WPF
2 2 (5.71%) LINQ
2 2 (5.71%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (5.71%) Ninject
2 2 (5.71%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) DTV
2 2 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) Programme Management
1 25 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) ETL
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C#
1 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) CCIE
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) hybris
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) ATG
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
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