The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Peterborough region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.31% 0.58% 2.52%
As % of the General category 13.33% 1.92% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£130 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.39% +10.93%
General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.79% 30.41% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 18
Average daily rate £165 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £230 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £470 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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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 24 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Sentinel
4 1 (16.67%) Taleo
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Novell
4 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
4 1 (16.67%) Novell Identity Manager

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (66.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PC Support
2 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom