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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 85 140 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.09% 13.54% 12.59%
As % of the General category 31.95% 37.94% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 53 28
Median daily rate £330 £360 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £115 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -37.32%
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
266 369 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 37.84% 35.69% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 206 104
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £192 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 4
Median hourly rate £21.18 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 - £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.15 - £95.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 28 September 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 28 September 2016.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 36 (18.37%) Degree
2 33 (16.84%) SLA
2 33 (16.84%) Project Management
3 32 (16.33%) MS Excel
4 31 (15.82%) ITIL
5 29 (14.80%) Microsoft
5 29 (14.80%) Cisco
6 26 (13.27%) Finance
7 25 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (11.73%) LAN
8 23 (11.73%) PRINCE2
9 19 (9.69%) Service Management
10 18 (9.18%) CCNP
10 18 (9.18%) ITIL V3
11 17 (8.67%) 4G
11 17 (8.67%) 3G
11 17 (8.67%) MPLS
11 17 (8.67%) Firewall
12 16 (8.16%) Programme Management
13 15 (7.65%) WAN
13 15 (7.65%) LTE
14 14 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
14 14 (7.14%) MS Project
15 13 (6.63%) Service Delivery
16 12 (6.12%) WLAN
16 12 (6.12%) VPN
16 12 (6.12%) Ericsson
16 12 (6.12%) Marketing
17 11 (5.61%) Huawei
17 11 (5.61%) SIEM

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 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.14%) MS Project
3 10 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.08%) MS Office
5 3 (1.53%) Maya
6 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.51%) InDesign
7 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.51%) HFM
3 1 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.04%) PaaS
2 4 (2.04%) SaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.73%) LAN
2 17 (8.67%) 3G
2 17 (8.67%) 4G
2 17 (8.67%) Firewall
2 17 (8.67%) MPLS
3 15 (7.65%) LTE
3 15 (7.65%) WAN
4 14 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (6.12%) VPN
5 12 (6.12%) WLAN
6 10 (5.10%) Broadband
6 10 (5.10%) IPsec
6 10 (5.10%) Network Security
6 10 (5.10%) Wireless
7 8 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (4.08%) DHCP
7 8 (4.08%) DNS
7 8 (4.08%) VoIP
8 7 (3.57%) BGP
8 7 (3.57%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.04%) Big Data
2 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.02%) MS Access
3 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) GIS
4 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.51%) HBase
4 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.51%) MySQL
4 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.04%) Artifactory
2 4 (2.04%) JIRA
2 4 (2.04%) MSBuild
2 4 (2.04%) NuGet
2 4 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) JMeter
3 1 (0.51%) Maven
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (13.27%) Finance
2 12 (6.12%) Marketing
3 11 (5.61%) Billing
4 7 (3.57%) Electronics
5 6 (3.06%) Legal
6 4 (2.04%) Back Office
6 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.02%) Banking
7 2 (1.02%) Law
7 2 (1.02%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) German Language
8 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 20 (10.20%) Network Engineer
1 20 (10.20%) Project Manager
2 13 (6.63%) Consultant
3 11 (5.61%) Architect
4 8 (4.08%) Analyst
5 7 (3.57%) Administrator
5 7 (3.57%) Incident Manager
5 7 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 7 (3.57%) Telecoms Manager
6 6 (3.06%) Security Consultant
6 6 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (2.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (2.55%) Support Engineer
7 5 (2.55%) Telecoms Engineer
8 4 (2.04%) Business Analyst
8 4 (2.04%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (2.04%) Developer
8 4 (2.04%) Network Support
8 4 (2.04%) Project Administrator
8 4 (2.04%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.08%) .NET
2 4 (2.04%) CSS
2 4 (2.04%) HTML
3 3 (1.53%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.53%) Web Services
4 2 (1.02%) SOAP
4 2 (1.02%) SPML
5 1 (0.51%) CSS3
5 1 (0.51%) EJB
5 1 (0.51%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (0.51%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.51%) HTML5
5 1 (0.51%) JSP
5 1 (0.51%) REST
5 1 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.51%) Spring
5 1 (0.51%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.51%) VXML
5 1 (0.51%) XML
5 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.59%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.08%) Driving Licence
2 8 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.06%) PMI
3 6 (3.06%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.53%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.02%) IVR
6 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.02%) PKI
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.51%) Handset
7 1 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.08%) Windows
2 7 (3.57%) Linux
3 6 (3.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.84%) Project Management
2 31 (15.82%) ITIL
3 23 (11.73%) PRINCE2
4 19 (9.69%) Service Management
5 18 (9.18%) ITIL V3
6 16 (8.16%) Programme Management
7 13 (6.63%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.61%) CRM
8 11 (5.61%) SIEM
9 10 (5.10%) Change Management
9 10 (5.10%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.59%) Presales
10 9 (4.59%) Problem Management
11 8 (4.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 8 (4.08%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (4.08%) Network Design
12 7 (3.57%) Information Security
12 7 (3.57%) Migration
12 7 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.55%) Java
2 4 (2.04%) C#
2 4 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.53%) Python
3 3 (1.53%) SQL
4 2 (1.02%) C
5 1 (0.51%) C++
5 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.51%) PHP
5 1 (0.51%) Ruby
5 1 (0.51%) Scala
5 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (18.37%) Degree
2 25 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (9.18%) CCNP
4 10 (5.10%) CCNA
5 8 (4.08%) CCIE
5 8 (4.08%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.57%) PMP
7 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.04%) CCENT
8 4 (2.04%) HND
9 3 (1.53%) CCA
9 3 (1.53%) CISM
9 3 (1.53%) CISSP
9 3 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.53%) SANS
9 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.02%) CITP
10 2 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.02%) CRISC
10 2 (1.02%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.53%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.53%) XenApp
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Nessus
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 29 (14.80%) Cisco
1 29 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.12%) Ericsson
3 11 (5.61%) Huawei
3 11 (5.61%) SAP
4 10 (5.10%) Nokia
4 10 (5.10%) Remedy
5 9 (4.59%) Amdocs
6 7 (3.57%) F5
6 7 (3.57%) Juniper
6 7 (3.57%) Oracle
7 6 (3.06%) Citrix
8 5 (2.55%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.55%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.04%) Avaya
10 3 (1.53%) HP
10 3 (1.53%) Mitel
11 2 (1.02%) BT
11 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.02%) VMware
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