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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 10 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 17 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.76% 2.94% 3.96%
As % of the General category 36.17% 7.50% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate
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£233 £190 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.36% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £182 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £198 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.17 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +10.07%
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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
47 80 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.75% 39.22% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 20
Average daily rate £252 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.80% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £241 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £600 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £35.50 £45.00 £6.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +592.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.17 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -18.59%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) CMS
2 11 (50.00%) IVR
2 11 (50.00%) PBX
2 11 (50.00%) WFM
3 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 10 (45.45%) Verint
3 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Lync
4 6 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) MS Office
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Avaya
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
8 1 (4.55%) Document Management
8 1 (4.55%) Taleo
8 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
8 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) Polycom
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Firewall

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) PBX
2 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Telephony Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Deskside Support
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) IVR
2 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) WFM
2 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Verint
3 6 (27.27%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) Novell
4 1 (4.55%) NetIQ
4 1 (4.55%) Polycom