The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.89% 1.36% 1.23%
As % of the General category 21.62% 4.35% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
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£115 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +54.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 41.11% 31.29% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 38
Average daily rate £375 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £125 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -51.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.00 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £14.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) MS Office
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 11 (34.38%) PBX
4 11 (34.38%) CMS
4 11 (34.38%) IVR
4 11 (34.38%) WFM
4 11 (34.38%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
5 10 (31.25%) Lync
5 10 (31.25%) Verint
5 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 7 (21.88%) Avaya
8 6 (18.75%) Banking
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) .NET
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 2 (6.25%) Java
11 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
11 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
11 2 (6.25%) QA

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 11 (34.38%) CMS
2 10 (31.25%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (37.50%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) WAN
2 11 (34.38%) PBX
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Telephony Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Architect
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Deskside Support
6 1 (3.13%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) IVR
1 11 (34.38%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
1 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) WFM
2 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) Document Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Verint
3 7 (21.88%) Avaya
4 2 (6.25%) Polycom
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee
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