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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 14 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.90% 8.98% 2.21%
As % of the General category 20.69% 21.43% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Average daily rate £550 £200 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -23.07%
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 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +20.00%
Telecoms
Cambridgeshire

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
29 70 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.33% 41.92% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 53 19
Average daily rate £400 £400 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £110 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Hudson
4 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Avaya
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) BT
6 2 (13.33%) Network Planning
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) SLA

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) ATM
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) Frame Relay
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) MRTG
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) RIP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Hudson
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Planner
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PC Support
4 1 (6.67%) PC Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HNC
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) BT
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Infovista
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy