The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington - - 14.29%
As % of the General category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
London

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

General Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 37.50% 23.53% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate £120 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-80.80% +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Telecoms
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 1 (50.00%) SDH
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) SDH
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management