The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Shropshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 22 24
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 2.46% 2.03%
As % of the General category - 13.64% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £558 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.90% 18.03% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 10
Average daily rate £425 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £308 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £558 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Shropshire region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Shropshire region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ellesmere - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Telford - - - -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com