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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 103 123 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.96% 14.47% 12.75%
As % of the General category 31.60% 38.08% 42.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 33
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £240 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -38.00%
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
326 323 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 37.86% 38.00% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 138 99
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.07% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £10.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 47 (20.09%) Project Management
2 39 (16.67%) ITIL
3 38 (16.24%) MS Excel
4 37 (15.81%) Microsoft
5 36 (15.38%) Cisco
6 34 (14.53%) PRINCE2
7 32 (13.68%) SLA
8 30 (12.82%) Huawei
9 29 (12.39%) Degree
10 25 (10.68%) ITIL V3
11 24 (10.26%) LTE
11 24 (10.26%) Ericsson
11 24 (10.26%) 3G
11 24 (10.26%) Finance
12 22 (9.40%) Firewall
12 22 (9.40%) MPLS
13 21 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (8.97%) MS Project
13 21 (8.97%) 4G
14 20 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (8.55%) Nokia
15 19 (8.12%) Service Management
16 18 (7.69%) Service Delivery
16 18 (7.69%) LAN
16 18 (7.69%) WAN
16 18 (7.69%) Problem Management
17 17 (7.26%) VPN
17 17 (7.26%) Change Management
18 16 (6.84%) Amdocs
18 16 (6.84%) CCNP

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 (1.71%) CMS
1 4 (1.71%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (0.85%) Apache
2 2 (0.85%) 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%) nginx
3 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.97%) MS Project
3 6 (2.56%) MS Office
4 5 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) HFM
1 5 (2.14%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.56%) SaaS
3 5 (2.14%) IaaS
4 4 (1.71%) PaaS
5 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.85%) Force.com
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.43%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.26%) 3G
1 24 (10.26%) LTE
2 22 (9.40%) Firewall
2 22 (9.40%) MPLS
3 21 (8.97%) 4G
4 18 (7.69%) LAN
4 18 (7.69%) WAN
5 17 (7.26%) VPN
6 16 (6.84%) Radio Access Network
7 14 (5.98%) Wireless
8 13 (5.56%) DNS
9 12 (5.13%) BGP
10 11 (4.70%) IPsec
10 11 (4.70%) Network Security
10 11 (4.70%) VoLTE
11 10 (4.27%) 2G
11 10 (4.27%) Broadband
11 10 (4.27%) DHCP
11 10 (4.27%) WLAN
12 9 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.28%) Big Data
4 2 (0.85%) GIS
4 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.85%) MySQL
4 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.85%) QlikView
4 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.43%) HBase
5 1 (0.43%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.99%) JIRA
4 6 (2.56%) Artifactory
4 6 (2.56%) MSBuild
4 6 (2.56%) NuGet
4 6 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.71%) Maven
6 3 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.85%) JMeter
8 1 (0.43%) AppScan
8 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 24 (10.26%) Finance
2 10 (4.27%) Marketing
3 9 (3.85%) Back Office
4 8 (3.42%) Billing
4 8 (3.42%) Electronics
5 7 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.99%) Retail
6 5 (2.14%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Banking
7 3 (1.28%) Front Office
8 2 (0.85%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (14.10%) Project Manager
2 21 (8.97%) Consultant
2 21 (8.97%) Telecoms Manager
3 20 (8.55%) Architect
3 20 (8.55%) Network Engineer
4 15 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (5.98%) Analyst
6 9 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (3.42%) Voice Project Manager
8 7 (2.99%) Business Analyst
8 7 (2.99%) Problem Manager
8 7 (2.99%) Security Consultant
8 7 (2.99%) Senior Manager
8 7 (2.99%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 6 (2.56%) Incident Manager
9 6 (2.56%) IP Engineer
9 6 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (2.14%) Build Engineer
10 5 (2.14%) Network Architect
10 5 (2.14%) Senior Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.70%) .NET
2 6 (2.56%) CSS
3 5 (2.14%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.14%) HTML
3 5 (2.14%) REST
3 5 (2.14%) Web Services
4 4 (1.71%) Node.js
4 4 (1.71%) SOAP
5 3 (1.28%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.28%) SPML
5 3 (1.28%) Spring
6 2 (0.85%) EJB
6 2 (0.85%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (0.85%) JSP
6 2 (0.85%) OpenLayers
6 2 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.85%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.85%) XML
7 1 (0.43%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.71%) PMI
6 3 (1.28%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.28%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.85%) IVR
7 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.43%) CCTV
8 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
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 11 (4.70%) Windows
2 9 (3.85%) Linux
2 9 (3.85%) Unix
3 7 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.14%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.09%) Project Management
2 39 (16.67%) ITIL
3 34 (14.53%) PRINCE2
4 25 (10.68%) ITIL V3
5 20 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (8.12%) Service Management
7 18 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 18 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.26%) Change Management
9 14 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (5.13%) CRM
10 12 (5.13%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (4.70%) Presales
11 11 (4.70%) Programme Management
12 10 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.85%) eTOM
13 9 (3.85%) Incident Management
13 9 (3.85%) Process Improvement
13 9 (3.85%) SIEM
14 7 (2.99%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.42%) Java
2 7 (2.99%) Python
3 6 (2.56%) C#
4 5 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.28%) C
5 3 (1.28%) Ruby
5 3 (1.28%) SQL
6 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.43%) C++
7 1 (0.43%) Korn
7 1 (0.43%) PHP
7 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.43%) Scala
7 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (12.39%) Degree
2 21 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.84%) CCNP
4 10 (4.27%) CCNA
5 9 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.42%) CCIE
7 6 (2.56%) ACCA
8 5 (2.14%) CIMA
8 5 (2.14%) PMP
9 3 (1.28%) CCA
9 3 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.28%) HND
9 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.85%) CITP
10 2 (0.85%) GIAC
10 2 (0.85%) HNC
10 2 (0.85%) ISEB
10 2 (0.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.68%) SLA
2 6 (2.56%) NEBOSH
3 5 (2.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.85%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.28%) XenApp
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.43%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.43%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 37 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.38%) Cisco
3 30 (12.82%) Huawei
4 24 (10.26%) Ericsson
5 20 (8.55%) Nokia
6 16 (6.84%) Amdocs
7 13 (5.56%) Remedy
8 12 (5.13%) Juniper
8 12 (5.13%) SAP
9 11 (4.70%) Oracle
10 8 (3.42%) Citrix
11 7 (2.99%) Samsung
11 7 (2.99%) VMware
12 6 (2.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 6 (2.56%) BT
12 6 (2.56%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.56%) Nokia Networks
13 5 (2.14%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.14%) Hyperion
13 5 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
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