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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 146 141 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.51% 14.54% 12.85%
As % of the General category 39.25% 48.62% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 26 42
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +6.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+152.45% -29.06%
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
372 290 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 36.98% 29.90% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 116 148
Median daily rate £389 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £234 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -7.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £26.74
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.48%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 52 (21.94%) Project Management
2 45 (18.99%) ITIL
3 40 (16.88%) PRINCE2
4 37 (15.61%) Microsoft
5 32 (13.50%) MS Excel
6 31 (13.08%) Degree
7 30 (12.66%) Huawei
7 30 (12.66%) Cisco
7 30 (12.66%) 3G
8 29 (12.24%) Ericsson
9 27 (11.39%) ITIL V3
10 26 (10.97%) 4G
11 25 (10.55%) LTE
12 24 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (10.13%) SLA
13 22 (9.28%) Nokia
13 22 (9.28%) MS Project
13 22 (9.28%) Finance
14 20 (8.44%) Service Management
14 20 (8.44%) Radio Access Network
15 18 (7.59%) Amdocs
15 18 (7.59%) Problem Management
16 17 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (7.17%) Service Delivery
16 17 (7.17%) Firewall
16 17 (7.17%) Management Information System
16 17 (7.17%) MPLS
17 16 (6.75%) Unix
18 15 (6.33%) LAN
18 15 (6.33%) Remedy

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 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.69%) Apache
2 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.27%) CMS
3 3 (1.27%) Node.js
4 2 (0.84%) nginx
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) JBoss
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.28%) MS Project
3 7 (2.95%) MS Office
4 4 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) HFM
1 5 (2.11%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.42%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.11%) IaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.84%) Force.com
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.66%) 3G
2 26 (10.97%) 4G
3 25 (10.55%) LTE
4 20 (8.44%) Radio Access Network
5 17 (7.17%) Firewall
5 17 (7.17%) MPLS
6 15 (6.33%) LAN
7 12 (5.06%) 2G
7 12 (5.06%) VoLTE
7 12 (5.06%) WAN
7 12 (5.06%) Wireless
8 10 (4.22%) DNS
8 10 (4.22%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (3.80%) BGP
9 9 (3.80%) Broadband
9 9 (3.80%) Diameter Protocol
9 9 (3.80%) VPN
10 8 (3.38%) SDH
10 8 (3.38%) VoIP
11 7 (2.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.84%) Big Data
4 2 (0.84%) GIS
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.84%) QlikView
4 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.42%) DB2
5 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.42%) MySQL
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.95%) JIRA
4 6 (2.53%) Artifactory
4 6 (2.53%) MSBuild
4 6 (2.53%) NuGet
4 6 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.11%) Maven
6 4 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.84%) JMeter
7 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.42%) AppScan
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 22 (9.28%) Finance
2 11 (4.64%) Marketing
3 10 (4.22%) Back Office
4 9 (3.80%) Retail
5 8 (3.38%) Billing
6 7 (2.95%) Electronics
6 7 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.69%) Banking
7 4 (1.69%) Legal
8 2 (0.84%) Front Office
8 2 (0.84%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (17.30%) Project Manager
2 26 (10.97%) Telecoms Manager
3 19 (8.02%) Architect
4 18 (7.59%) Analyst
4 18 (7.59%) Consultant
5 17 (7.17%) Network Engineer
6 13 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (4.64%) Delivery Manager
7 11 (4.64%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (3.80%) Network Manager
8 9 (3.80%) Voice Project Manager
9 8 (3.38%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.38%) Problem Manager
9 8 (3.38%) Senior Manager
9 8 (3.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 7 (2.95%) IP Engineer
11 6 (2.53%) Developer
11 6 (2.53%) Incident Manager
11 6 (2.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (2.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.06%) .NET
2 6 (2.53%) SOAP
3 5 (2.11%) CSS
3 5 (2.11%) REST
4 4 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.69%) HTML
4 4 (1.69%) Web Services
5 3 (1.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.27%) SPML
5 3 (1.27%) Spring
5 3 (1.27%) XML
6 2 (0.84%) COM
6 2 (0.84%) EJB
6 2 (0.84%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (0.84%) J2EE
6 2 (0.84%) JSP
6 2 (0.84%) OpenLayers
6 2 (0.84%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.84%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.17%) Management Information System
2 14 (5.91%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.27%) CMDB
6 3 (1.27%) PMI
6 3 (1.27%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) CCTV
8 1 (0.42%) FMCG
8 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.42%) NHS
8 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.75%) Unix
2 9 (3.80%) Windows
3 7 (2.95%) Linux
4 6 (2.53%) Solaris
5 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.94%) Project Management
2 45 (18.99%) ITIL
3 40 (16.88%) PRINCE2
4 27 (11.39%) ITIL V3
5 24 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (8.44%) Service Management
7 18 (7.59%) Problem Management
8 17 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (7.17%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.33%) Change Management
10 14 (5.91%) CRM
11 12 (5.06%) Presales
12 11 (4.64%) Process Improvement
12 11 (4.64%) Programme Management
12 11 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.22%) Migration
14 9 (3.80%) eTOM
15 8 (3.38%) DevOps
15 8 (3.38%) Incident Management
16 7 (2.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.22%) Java
2 6 (2.53%) C#
2 6 (2.53%) Python
3 4 (1.69%) C
3 4 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.69%) SQL
4 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.27%) Ruby
5 2 (0.84%) Perl
5 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.42%) ABAP
6 1 (0.42%) C++
6 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.42%) Korn
6 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (13.08%) Degree
2 13 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.06%) CCNP
4 11 (4.64%) PMI Certification
5 10 (4.22%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.80%) PMP
7 6 (2.53%) ACCA
7 6 (2.53%) CCNA
8 5 (2.11%) CIMA
8 5 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.69%) HNC
9 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.27%) APMP
10 3 (1.27%) HND
10 3 (1.27%) ISEB
10 3 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.84%) CITP
11 2 (0.84%) GIAC
11 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.84%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.13%) SLA
2 6 (2.53%) NEBOSH
3 5 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.69%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) MISRA
5 1 (0.42%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) Ansible
2 2 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.42%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.42%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 37 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.66%) Cisco
2 30 (12.66%) Huawei
3 29 (12.24%) Ericsson
4 22 (9.28%) Nokia
5 18 (7.59%) Amdocs
6 15 (6.33%) Remedy
7 14 (5.91%) Oracle
8 12 (5.06%) BT
8 12 (5.06%) SAP
9 10 (4.22%) Juniper
10 8 (3.38%) VMware
11 7 (2.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 6 (2.53%) Nokia Networks
13 5 (2.11%) F5
13 5 (2.11%) HP
13 5 (2.11%) Hyperion
13 5 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.69%) Citrix
14 4 (1.69%) Sybase
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