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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 22 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.31% 1.50% 2.02%
As % of the General category 8.82% 5.00% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £395 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.45 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -19.35%
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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
34 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.15% 30.08% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 23
Average daily rate £300 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £127 £250
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 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.49 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% -39.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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
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 29 May 2015, 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 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) IVR
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) WFM
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) PBX
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) CMS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Verint
5 2 (20.00%) Lync
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) MCTS
6 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
6 1 (10.00%) French Language
6 1 (10.00%) German Language
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) McAfee
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (30.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) MS Project
4 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PBX
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) WFM
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Verint
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix