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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.68% 23.98% 20.71%
As % of the General category 28.07% 56.73% 51.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 34 40
Median daily rate £350 £430 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £266 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +62.96%

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
57 104 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.61% 42.28% 40.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 74
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.85% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 12 (30.00%) Windows
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (22.50%) HTTP
3 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 9 (22.50%) Firewall
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.00%) CCNP
4 8 (20.00%) FTP
4 8 (20.00%) SLA
4 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) CCNA
5 7 (17.50%) Unix
5 7 (17.50%) Electronics
5 7 (17.50%) Finance
5 7 (17.50%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Huawei
6 6 (15.00%) VLAN
6 6 (15.00%) IPTV
6 6 (15.00%) Marketing
6 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (15.00%) MPLS
6 6 (15.00%) CCIP
7 5 (12.50%) IPv4
7 5 (12.50%) IPv6

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) CloudSense
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) DNS
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) FTP
3 6 (15.00%) MPLS
3 6 (15.00%) VLAN
4 5 (12.50%) ATM
4 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 5 (12.50%) Frame Relay
4 5 (12.50%) ICMP
4 5 (12.50%) IGMP
4 5 (12.50%) IPv4
4 5 (12.50%) IPv6
4 5 (12.50%) SNMP
5 4 (10.00%) 2G
5 4 (10.00%) 3G
5 4 (10.00%) LAN
5 4 (10.00%) RSVP
5 4 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) MS Access
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (17.50%) Electronics
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Billing
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (7.50%) Developer
2 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Architect
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (5.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Designer
3 2 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) PMO Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) COM
3 1 (2.50%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) IPTV
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (12.50%) Video on Demand
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) STB
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Smart Meter
5 2 (5.00%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (5.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 4 (10.00%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) Analytics
5 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Network Design
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) WFM
6 2 (5.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Fault Management
6 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.50%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) Delphi
3 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCNP
3 7 (17.50%) CCNA
4 6 (15.00%) CCIP
5 4 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (10.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) APMP
7 1 (2.50%) OCP
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.50%) P3O
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Nagios
2 3 (7.50%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.50%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) Huawei
3 7 (17.50%) VMware
4 5 (12.50%) Juniper
4 5 (12.50%) Remedy
4 5 (12.50%) SAP
5 4 (10.00%) Ericsson
5 4 (10.00%) Nortel
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 3 (7.50%) Cramer
6 3 (7.50%) F5
6 3 (7.50%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.50%) Nokia Networks
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) Tellabs
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.50%) Talend