The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 75 116 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.09% 11.86% 13.66%
As % of the General category 28.52% 34.73% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 31
Median daily rate £375 £333 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £115 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -33.33%
Telecoms
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 334 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 35.40% 34.15% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 176 108
Median daily rate £400 £413 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 7
Median hourly rate £22.35 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.64% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.74 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £42.80 £33.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 40 (19.14%) MS Excel
1 40 (19.14%) Project Management
2 39 (18.66%) ITIL
3 38 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 33 (15.79%) Degree
5 32 (15.31%) PRINCE2
6 30 (14.35%) SLA
6 30 (14.35%) Cisco
7 27 (12.92%) ITIL V3
8 26 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (12.44%) Finance
9 22 (10.53%) Ericsson
9 22 (10.53%) MS Project
10 21 (10.05%) LAN
10 21 (10.05%) LTE
11 20 (9.57%) 4G
11 20 (9.57%) 3G
11 20 (9.57%) Service Management
11 20 (9.57%) Firewall
12 19 (9.09%) CCNP
13 17 (8.13%) MPLS
13 17 (8.13%) Amdocs
13 17 (8.13%) Programme Management
14 15 (7.18%) Radio Access Network
15 14 (6.70%) Huawei
15 14 (6.70%) Service Delivery
15 14 (6.70%) Change Management
15 14 (6.70%) WAN
16 13 (6.22%) Remedy
16 13 (6.22%) Nokia

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.91%) CMS
2 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (19.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.53%) MS Project
3 8 (3.83%) MS Office
3 8 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Maya
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.44%) HFM
2 3 (1.44%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.91%) PaaS
2 4 (1.91%) SaaS
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.48%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.05%) LAN
1 21 (10.05%) LTE
2 20 (9.57%) 3G
2 20 (9.57%) 4G
2 20 (9.57%) Firewall
3 17 (8.13%) MPLS
4 15 (7.18%) Radio Access Network
5 14 (6.70%) WAN
6 13 (6.22%) VPN
7 12 (5.74%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (5.74%) Wireless
7 12 (5.74%) WLAN
8 11 (5.26%) IPsec
8 11 (5.26%) Network Security
8 11 (5.26%) VoLTE
9 10 (4.78%) Broadband
10 9 (4.31%) DNS
11 8 (3.83%) 2G
11 8 (3.83%) DHCP
11 8 (3.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.44%) Big Data
2 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.96%) GIS
3 2 (0.96%) MS Access
3 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.48%) DB2
4 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.48%) HBase
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.39%) Artifactory
2 5 (2.39%) JIRA
2 5 (2.39%) MSBuild
2 5 (2.39%) NuGet
2 5 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.96%) JMeter
3 2 (0.96%) Maven
3 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.48%) AppScan
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (12.44%) Finance
2 12 (5.74%) Marketing
3 8 (3.83%) Electronics
4 7 (3.35%) Billing
5 6 (2.87%) Back Office
5 6 (2.87%) Legal
6 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.44%) Front Office
8 2 (0.96%) Banking
8 2 (0.96%) Law
8 2 (0.96%) Retail
9 1 (0.48%) German Language
9 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 26 (12.44%) Project Manager
2 19 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 15 (7.18%) Consultant
4 13 (6.22%) Telecoms Manager
5 11 (5.26%) Analyst
6 9 (4.31%) Architect
6 9 (4.31%) Voice Project Manager
7 7 (3.35%) Security Consultant
7 7 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 6 (2.87%) Business Analyst
8 6 (2.87%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (2.87%) Programme Manager
8 6 (2.87%) Telecoms Engineer
9 5 (2.39%) Administrator
9 5 (2.39%) Build Engineer
9 5 (2.39%) Incident Manager
9 5 (2.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (2.39%) Senior Build Engineer
9 5 (2.39%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.31%) .NET
2 4 (1.91%) CSS
2 4 (1.91%) HTML
2 4 (1.91%) Web Services
3 3 (1.44%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.44%) REST
3 3 (1.44%) SOAP
3 3 (1.44%) SPML
4 2 (0.96%) EJB
4 2 (0.96%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.96%) JSP
4 2 (0.96%) Node.js
4 2 (0.96%) OpenLayers
4 2 (0.96%) Spring
4 2 (0.96%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.48%) VXML
5 1 (0.48%) XML
5 1 (0.48%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.35%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.87%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.39%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.39%) PMI
6 3 (1.44%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.96%) IVR
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.96%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) CCTV
8 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.48%) Handset
8 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.48%) Statistics
8 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.31%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Linux
2 7 (3.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.96%) Unix
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.14%) Project Management
2 39 (18.66%) ITIL
3 32 (15.31%) PRINCE2
4 27 (12.92%) ITIL V3
5 20 (9.57%) Service Management
6 17 (8.13%) Programme Management
7 14 (6.70%) Change Management
7 14 (6.70%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.26%) SIEM
9 10 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.78%) Matrix Organization
10 9 (4.31%) CRM
11 8 (3.83%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 8 (3.83%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.83%) Network Design
11 8 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.35%) Logistics
13 6 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.87%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.35%) Java
2 6 (2.87%) Python
3 5 (2.39%) C#
4 4 (1.91%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.44%) C
6 2 (0.96%) C++
6 2 (0.96%) Perl
6 2 (0.96%) SQL
7 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.48%) Korn
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.48%) Ruby
7 1 (0.48%) Scala
7 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (15.79%) Degree
2 26 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (9.09%) CCNP
4 10 (4.78%) CCNA
5 9 (4.31%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.83%) CCIE
6 8 (3.83%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.87%) PMP
8 4 (1.91%) ACCA
8 4 (1.91%) CCENT
8 4 (1.91%) HND
8 4 (1.91%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.44%) CCA
9 3 (1.44%) CIMA
9 3 (1.44%) CISM
9 3 (1.44%) CISSP
9 3 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.96%) GIAC
10 2 (0.96%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.96%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.35%) SLA
2 4 (1.91%) NEBOSH
3 3 (1.44%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.44%) XenApp
2 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) Nessus
2 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.48%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 38 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.35%) Cisco
3 22 (10.53%) Ericsson
4 17 (8.13%) Amdocs
5 14 (6.70%) Huawei
6 13 (6.22%) Nokia
6 13 (6.22%) Remedy
7 11 (5.26%) SAP
8 9 (4.31%) Oracle
9 7 (3.35%) F5
9 7 (3.35%) Juniper
10 6 (2.87%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.87%) Citrix
10 6 (2.87%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.91%) Avaya
12 3 (1.44%) HP
12 3 (1.44%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.44%) Mitel
12 3 (1.44%) Samsung
12 3 (1.44%) VMware
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