The 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 51 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.12% 1.71% 1.65%
As % of the General category 4.38% 6.21% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Average daily rate £250 £415 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.75% +13.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
137 177 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.56% 27.48% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 122 41
Average daily rate £420 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £22.70 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxford +1 3 £238 -51.53% 10
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security
2 6 (35.29%) Intel Security
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 4 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (23.53%) CCSA
3 4 (23.53%) CCSP
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) CCDP
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Nokia
3 4 (23.53%) TippingPoint
3 4 (23.53%) HIPAA
3 4 (23.53%) Tufin
3 4 (23.53%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (23.53%) NX-OS
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (23.53%) NX-OS
2 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) ADSL
3 3 (17.65%) CTI
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 3 (17.65%) ISDN
3 3 (17.65%) MPLS
3 3 (17.65%) MRTG
3 3 (17.65%) PBX
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 3 (17.65%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Babel
General
1 3 (17.65%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Data Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) ETL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
2 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Web Filtering
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Development
4 2 (11.76%) OWASP
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCDP
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) CCSA
1 4 (23.53%) CCSE
1 4 (23.53%) CCSP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CEH
2 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
2 2 (11.76%) GIAC
2 2 (11.76%) OSCP
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) HIPAA
1 4 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (11.76%) Nessus
1 2 (11.76%) Nmap
1 2 (11.76%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Intel Security
3 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
3 4 (23.53%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Nokia
3 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
3 4 (23.53%) TippingPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Tufin
4 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Qualys
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) SAP
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