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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 81 134 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.27% 14.39% 14.69%
As % of the General category 28.93% 37.22% 47.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 28
Median daily rate £375 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £247 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £477 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £15.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -34.37%
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
280 360 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 35.49% 38.67% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 164 96
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £206 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.07% -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 27 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 48 (20.87%) Project Management
2 40 (17.39%) ITIL
2 40 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 39 (16.96%) Microsoft
4 35 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 30 (13.04%) Cisco
5 30 (13.04%) Degree
6 27 (11.74%) SLA
6 27 (11.74%) Finance
7 25 (10.87%) 3G
7 25 (10.87%) Huawei
7 25 (10.87%) ITIL V3
8 24 (10.43%) Ericsson
9 23 (10.00%) LTE
10 22 (9.57%) 4G
10 22 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (9.57%) Firewall
11 21 (9.13%) MS Project
12 20 (8.70%) Nokia
13 18 (7.83%) MPLS
13 18 (7.83%) LAN
14 17 (7.39%) WAN
14 17 (7.39%) CCNP
14 17 (7.39%) Change Management
14 17 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (6.96%) Amdocs
15 16 (6.96%) VPN
16 15 (6.52%) Wireless
17 14 (6.09%) Management Information System
17 14 (6.09%) Service Management

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 (1.74%) CMS
1 4 (1.74%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) JBoss
3 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.13%) MS Project
3 7 (3.04%) MS Office
3 7 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.17%) HFM
2 5 (2.17%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.61%) SaaS
3 4 (1.74%) PaaS
4 3 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Force.com
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.43%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.87%) 3G
2 23 (10.00%) LTE
3 22 (9.57%) 4G
3 22 (9.57%) Firewall
4 18 (7.83%) LAN
4 18 (7.83%) MPLS
5 17 (7.39%) WAN
6 16 (6.96%) VPN
7 15 (6.52%) Wireless
8 13 (5.65%) IPsec
8 13 (5.65%) Network Security
8 13 (5.65%) Radio Access Network
9 12 (5.22%) DNS
10 11 (4.78%) 2G
10 11 (4.78%) BGP
10 11 (4.78%) VoLTE
10 11 (4.78%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (4.35%) DHCP
11 10 (4.35%) VoIP
11 10 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.30%) Big Data
4 2 (0.87%) GIS
4 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.87%) QlikView
4 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) HBase
5 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.61%) Artifactory
2 6 (2.61%) JIRA
2 6 (2.61%) MSBuild
2 6 (2.61%) NuGet
2 6 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.87%) JMeter
3 2 (0.87%) Maven
3 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.43%) AppScan
General
1 27 (11.74%) Finance
2 11 (4.78%) Marketing
3 9 (3.91%) Billing
3 9 (3.91%) Electronics
4 8 (3.48%) Back Office
4 8 (3.48%) Legal
5 7 (3.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.74%) Retail
7 3 (1.30%) Banking
7 3 (1.30%) Front Office
8 2 (0.87%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 31 (13.48%) Project Manager
2 20 (8.70%) Consultant
3 19 (8.26%) Network Engineer
4 17 (7.39%) Architect
4 17 (7.39%) Telecoms Manager
5 14 (6.09%) Analyst
6 12 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (3.48%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (3.48%) Voice Project Manager
8 7 (3.04%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.04%) Security Consultant
8 7 (3.04%) Senior Manager
8 7 (3.04%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 6 (2.61%) Administrator
9 6 (2.61%) Incident Manager
9 6 (2.61%) Telecoms Engineer
10 5 (2.17%) Build Engineer
10 5 (2.17%) Senior Build Engineer
10 5 (2.17%) Senior Incident Manager
10 5 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.78%) .NET
2 5 (2.17%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.17%) CSS
2 5 (2.17%) HTML
3 4 (1.74%) REST
3 4 (1.74%) Web Services
4 3 (1.30%) Node.js
4 3 (1.30%) SOAP
4 3 (1.30%) SPML
5 2 (0.87%) EJB
5 2 (0.87%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.87%) JSP
5 2 (0.87%) OpenLayers
5 2 (0.87%) Spring
5 2 (0.87%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.43%) COM
6 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.09%) Management Information System
2 11 (4.78%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.61%) PMI
6 3 (1.30%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.87%) IVR
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.87%) PKI
7 2 (0.87%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.43%) CCTV
8 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.43%) Handset
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.35%) Windows
2 7 (3.04%) Linux
2 7 (3.04%) Unix
2 7 (3.04%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.87%) Project Management
2 40 (17.39%) ITIL
3 35 (15.22%) PRINCE2
4 25 (10.87%) ITIL V3
5 17 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.39%) Change Management
6 14 (6.09%) Programme Management
6 14 (6.09%) Service Management
7 13 (5.65%) CRM
7 13 (5.65%) Problem Management
7 13 (5.65%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.78%) SIEM
8 11 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.91%) Presales
11 8 (3.48%) eTOM
12 7 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.04%) Logistics
12 7 (3.04%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.61%) C#
1 6 (2.61%) Java
1 6 (2.61%) Python
2 4 (1.74%) C
2 4 (1.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.30%) SQL
4 2 (0.87%) C++
4 2 (0.87%) Perl
5 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.43%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.43%) Korn
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
5 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.43%) Ruby
5 1 (0.43%) Scala
5 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.04%) Degree
2 22 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.39%) CCNP
4 9 (3.91%) CCNA
4 9 (3.91%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.48%) CCIE
5 8 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.04%) PMP
7 6 (2.61%) ACCA
8 5 (2.17%) CIMA
9 4 (1.74%) HND
10 3 (1.30%) CCA
10 3 (1.30%) CISM
10 3 (1.30%) CISSP
10 3 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.87%) CITP
11 2 (0.87%) CRISC
11 2 (0.87%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.74%) SLA
2 6 (2.61%) NEBOSH
3 5 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.30%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.30%) XenApp
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) Nessus
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.43%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 39 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.04%) Cisco
3 25 (10.87%) Huawei
4 24 (10.43%) Ericsson
5 20 (8.70%) Nokia
6 16 (6.96%) Amdocs
7 14 (6.09%) SAP
8 12 (5.22%) Oracle
8 12 (5.22%) Remedy
9 8 (3.48%) Citrix
9 8 (3.48%) Juniper
10 7 (3.04%) Samsung
11 6 (2.61%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.61%) F5
11 6 (2.61%) Fortinet
11 6 (2.61%) Nokia Networks
12 5 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (2.17%) Hyperion
12 5 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (2.17%) VMware
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