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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 135 141 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.93% 15.70% 11.75%
As % of the General category 38.68% 45.19% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 21 31
Median daily rate £388 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £130 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -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
349 312 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 38.61% 34.74% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 127 114
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £224 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.81 £10.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% -47.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.08 £10.75 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 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 25 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 51 (21.70%) Project Management
2 43 (18.30%) ITIL
3 37 (15.74%) PRINCE2
3 37 (15.74%) MS Excel
4 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
5 35 (14.89%) Cisco
6 32 (13.62%) Huawei
7 28 (11.91%) Degree
8 27 (11.49%) SLA
8 27 (11.49%) Ericsson
9 26 (11.06%) 3G
9 26 (11.06%) ITIL V3
10 25 (10.64%) Finance
11 23 (9.79%) Firewall
12 22 (9.36%) MS Project
12 22 (9.36%) 4G
12 22 (9.36%) LTE
13 21 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (8.94%) MPLS
13 21 (8.94%) Nokia
13 21 (8.94%) Service Management
14 20 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (8.09%) Service Delivery
15 19 (8.09%) Problem Management
16 18 (7.66%) Radio Access Network
16 18 (7.66%) Change Management
16 18 (7.66%) LAN
16 18 (7.66%) WAN
17 17 (7.23%) Management Information System
17 17 (7.23%) Amdocs

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 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.28%) Apache
3 3 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.28%) CMS
3 3 (1.28%) Node.js
4 2 (0.85%) nginx
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.36%) MS Project
3 6 (2.55%) MS Office
4 4 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.13%) HFM
2 5 (2.13%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.13%) SaaS
3 4 (1.70%) IaaS
4 3 (1.28%) PaaS
5 2 (0.85%) Force.com
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.06%) 3G
2 23 (9.79%) Firewall
3 22 (9.36%) 4G
3 22 (9.36%) LTE
4 21 (8.94%) MPLS
5 18 (7.66%) LAN
5 18 (7.66%) Radio Access Network
5 18 (7.66%) WAN
6 16 (6.81%) VPN
7 15 (6.38%) DNS
8 14 (5.96%) Wireless
9 12 (5.11%) DHCP
10 11 (4.68%) 2G
10 11 (4.68%) IPsec
10 11 (4.68%) VoLTE
11 10 (4.26%) BGP
11 10 (4.26%) Network Security
11 10 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (4.26%) WLAN
12 9 (3.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.85%) Big Data
3 2 (0.85%) GIS
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (0.85%) QlikView
4 1 (0.43%) DB2
4 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.43%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.68%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.98%) JIRA
4 6 (2.55%) Artifactory
4 6 (2.55%) MSBuild
4 6 (2.55%) NuGet
4 6 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.13%) Maven
6 4 (1.70%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.85%) JMeter
8 1 (0.43%) AppScan
8 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 25 (10.64%) Finance
2 11 (4.68%) Marketing
3 9 (3.83%) Back Office
3 9 (3.83%) Billing
4 8 (3.40%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.40%) Retail
5 7 (2.98%) Electronics
6 5 (2.13%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Banking
8 2 (0.85%) Front Office
8 2 (0.85%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (15.74%) Project Manager
2 24 (10.21%) Telecoms Manager
3 23 (9.79%) Consultant
4 22 (9.36%) Architect
5 18 (7.66%) Network Engineer
6 16 (6.81%) Analyst
6 16 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (4.68%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (3.83%) Voice Project Manager
9 8 (3.40%) Problem Manager
9 8 (3.40%) Senior Manager
10 7 (2.98%) Business Analyst
10 7 (2.98%) IP Engineer
11 6 (2.55%) Developer
11 6 (2.55%) Incident Manager
11 6 (2.55%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (2.55%) Security Consultant
11 6 (2.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 5 (2.13%) Network Architect
12 5 (2.13%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.11%) .NET
2 5 (2.13%) CSS
2 5 (2.13%) REST
2 5 (2.13%) Web Services
3 4 (1.70%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.70%) HTML
3 4 (1.70%) SOAP
4 3 (1.28%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.28%) SPML
4 3 (1.28%) Spring
5 2 (0.85%) COM
5 2 (0.85%) EJB
5 2 (0.85%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (0.85%) J2EE
5 2 (0.85%) JSP
5 2 (0.85%) OpenLayers
5 2 (0.85%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.23%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.53%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.13%) PMI
6 4 (1.70%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.28%) CMDB
8 2 (0.85%) IVR
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.43%) CCTV
9 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.11%) Windows
2 10 (4.26%) Linux
2 10 (4.26%) Unix
3 7 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.70%) Project Management
2 43 (18.30%) ITIL
3 37 (15.74%) PRINCE2
4 26 (11.06%) ITIL V3
5 21 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (8.94%) Service Management
6 19 (8.09%) Problem Management
6 19 (8.09%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.66%) Change Management
8 15 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.96%) Presales
10 13 (5.53%) CRM
11 12 (5.11%) Programme Management
12 11 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.26%) Process Improvement
14 9 (3.83%) eTOM
14 9 (3.83%) Incident Management
15 8 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (3.40%) Data Modelling
15 8 (3.40%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.40%) Java
2 6 (2.55%) C#
2 6 (2.55%) Python
3 4 (1.70%) C
3 4 (1.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.28%) Ruby
4 3 (1.28%) SQL
5 2 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) ABAP
6 1 (0.43%) C++
6 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.43%) Korn
6 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.91%) Degree
2 20 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.81%) CCNP
4 12 (5.11%) CCNA
5 10 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 10 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.55%) ACCA
6 6 (2.55%) CCIE
6 6 (2.55%) PMP
7 5 (2.13%) CIMA
8 4 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.28%) CCA
9 3 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.28%) HNC
9 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.85%) CITP
10 2 (0.85%) GIAC
10 2 (0.85%) HND
10 2 (0.85%) ISEB
10 2 (0.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.49%) SLA
2 6 (2.55%) NEBOSH
3 5 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.43%) MISRA
4 1 (0.43%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.28%) XenApp
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Ansible
1 2 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
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%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) SCOM
2 1 (0.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.89%) Cisco
3 32 (13.62%) Huawei
4 27 (11.49%) Ericsson
5 21 (8.94%) Nokia
6 17 (7.23%) Amdocs
7 15 (6.38%) Remedy
8 13 (5.53%) SAP
9 12 (5.11%) Juniper
10 9 (3.83%) BT
10 9 (3.83%) Oracle
11 8 (3.40%) Citrix
11 8 (3.40%) VMware
12 7 (2.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 6 (2.55%) F5
13 6 (2.55%) Nokia Networks
14 5 (2.13%) CheckPoint
14 5 (2.13%) Hyperion
14 5 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (1.70%) BMC
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