The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 56 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.13% 22.27% 29.88%
As % of the General category 48.28% 46.61% 64.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 45
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -19.35%
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 Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
116 118 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 43.77% 47.77% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 65
Average daily rate £350 £340 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £17.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 24 (19.83%) Finance
2 23 (19.01%) Project Management
3 21 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.22%) Remedy
6 15 (12.40%) Service Management
7 13 (10.74%) ITIL
8 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.92%) UNIX
8 12 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (9.92%) Banking
8 12 (9.92%) Degree
9 11 (9.09%) Linux
9 11 (9.09%) SOAP
9 11 (9.09%) 4G
10 10 (8.26%) LTE
10 10 (8.26%) Billing
11 9 (7.44%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.44%) Java
11 9 (7.44%) Oracle
11 9 (7.44%) 3G
11 9 (7.44%) PMI Certification
11 9 (7.44%) Radio Access Network
12 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
12 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
12 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
12 8 (6.61%) Validation
13 7 (5.79%) Migration
13 7 (5.79%) Management Information System

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.96%) ArcGIS
2 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.65%) CMS
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.65%) Lync
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Project
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.83%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.83%) Unica
3 1 (0.83%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) 4G
2 10 (8.26%) LTE
3 9 (7.44%) 3G
3 9 (7.44%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (4.96%) Internet
4 6 (4.96%) DNS
5 5 (4.13%) MGW
5 5 (4.13%) WAN
5 5 (4.13%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.31%) ISUP
6 4 (3.31%) FTP
6 4 (3.31%) Broadband
6 4 (3.31%) VPN
6 4 (3.31%) VLAN
7 3 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.48%) 2G
7 3 (2.48%) Firewall
7 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.48%) ATM
7 3 (2.48%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.65%) MySQL
2 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.83%) Hudson
2 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 24 (19.83%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Banking
3 10 (8.26%) Billing
4 6 (4.96%) Marketing
5 4 (3.31%) Electronics
5 4 (3.31%) Retail
6 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.48%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.65%) Back Office
7 2 (1.65%) Law
7 2 (1.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (19.01%) Designer
2 22 (18.18%) Solutions Designer
3 14 (11.57%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.74%) Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.96%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 6 (4.96%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (4.96%) Data Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Project Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.48%) Transmission Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) Senior Design Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) Technical Manager
9 3 (2.48%) Product Manager
9 3 (2.48%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) SOAP
2 5 (4.13%) JSON
3 4 (3.31%) XML
3 4 (3.31%) REST
4 2 (1.65%) J2EE
4 2 (1.65%) Web Services
4 2 (1.65%) RESTful
5 1 (0.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.79%) GIS
3 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.48%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.48%) PMI
4 3 (2.48%) DTV
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) CMDB
5 2 (1.65%) Kindle
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Handset
6 1 (0.83%) IVR
6 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.83%) Physics
6 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) UNIX
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
3 7 (5.79%) Windows
4 5 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.31%) Solaris
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.01%) Project Management
2 21 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.40%) Service Management
5 13 (10.74%) ITIL
6 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
6 12 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.44%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.61%) Validation
9 7 (5.79%) Migration
9 7 (5.79%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.96%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.96%) Release Management
10 6 (4.96%) Network Design
10 6 (4.96%) Change Management
10 6 (4.96%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.13%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (4.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.44%) Java
2 6 (4.96%) MATLAB
3 5 (4.13%) SQL
4 4 (3.31%) Perl
5 2 (1.65%) C
5 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.83%) Groovy
6 1 (0.83%) C++
6 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 9 (7.44%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.96%) PMP
4 5 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.13%) ISEB
5 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.83%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.83%) CCNA
7 1 (0.83%) MCSE
7 1 (0.83%) MCSA
7 1 (0.83%) CISSP
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.83%) CISA
7 1 (0.83%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) NFS
1 6 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) Samba
3 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.65%) vSphere
3 2 (1.65%) XenApp
3 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Netcool
1 2 (1.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.83%) logstash
2 1 (0.83%) OpenView
2 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Remedy
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle
3 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.79%) Mapinfo
5 6 (4.96%) VMware
6 5 (4.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 5 (4.13%) ComArch
6 5 (4.13%) SAP
6 5 (4.13%) Citrix
6 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.31%) Nokia
7 4 (3.31%) Cisco
7 4 (3.31%) HP
7 4 (3.31%) Redknee
7 4 (3.31%) Tekelec
7 4 (3.31%) Sandvine
8 3 (2.48%) Amdocs
8 3 (2.48%) BMC
9 2 (1.65%) Adobe
9 2 (1.65%) IBM
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