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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 65 50 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.81% 20.00% 40.10%
As % of the General category 54.62% 41.32% 68.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 50
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£388 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £113 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +29.26%
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
119 121 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 39.93% 48.40% 58.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 68 80
Average daily rate £400 £420 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £190 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.64 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 34 (27.87%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) UNIX
2 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.75%) Linux
4 17 (13.93%) Project Management
5 16 (13.11%) Cisco
6 14 (11.48%) SOAP
6 14 (11.48%) ITIL
6 14 (11.48%) PRINCE2
6 14 (11.48%) Java
6 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
7 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (9.84%) SOA
7 12 (9.84%) Billing
7 12 (9.84%) Programme Management
7 12 (9.84%) Business Analysis
7 12 (9.84%) Marketing
8 11 (9.02%) Degree
8 11 (9.02%) Banking
8 11 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.02%) DNS
8 11 (9.02%) SAP
8 11 (9.02%) Service Management
8 11 (9.02%) Remedy
8 11 (9.02%) Red Hat
8 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (8.20%) NFS
9 10 (8.20%) Solaris
9 10 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.38%) Citrix

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.82%) CMS
2 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.82%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.82%) Node.js
2 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (2.46%) MS Project
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (5.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.82%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Yammer
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) DNS
2 7 (5.74%) Firewall
3 6 (4.92%) Broadband
4 5 (4.10%) Internet
4 5 (4.10%) Network Security
5 4 (3.28%) LTE
5 4 (3.28%) ADSL2+
5 4 (3.28%) 4G
5 4 (3.28%) ADSL
5 4 (3.28%) DSLAM
5 4 (3.28%) DSL
5 4 (3.28%) 3G
5 4 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.28%) LLU
5 4 (3.28%) SHDSL
6 3 (2.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.46%) BGP
6 3 (2.46%) MPLS
6 3 (2.46%) ISUP
6 3 (2.46%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.64%) MySQL
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.82%) DTS
2 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.82%) MS Access
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (0.82%) Selenium
2 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (27.87%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Billing
2 12 (9.84%) Marketing
3 11 (9.02%) Banking
4 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.38%) Electronics
5 6 (4.92%) Advertising
6 5 (4.10%) Retail
7 3 (2.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (19.67%) Analyst
2 18 (14.75%) Business Analyst
3 16 (13.11%) Designer
4 15 (12.30%) Solutions Designer
5 14 (11.48%) Project Manager
6 11 (9.02%) Project Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Consultant
9 6 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) OSS Project Manager
10 5 (4.10%) Bid Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Architect
11 4 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Remedy Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 3 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.46%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.48%) SOAP
2 6 (4.92%) Web Services
3 3 (2.46%) J2EE
3 3 (2.46%) RESTful
4 2 (1.64%) REST
4 2 (1.64%) HTML5
4 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.64%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.64%) HTML
4 2 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (0.82%) Velocity
5 1 (0.82%) JSON
5 1 (0.82%) .NET
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) XML
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.82%) CSS3
5 1 (0.82%) Sass
5 1 (0.82%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.38%) DTV
3 8 (6.56%) Smart Meter
4 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.92%) CMDB
6 4 (3.28%) User Experience
7 2 (1.64%) Open Source
7 2 (1.64%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.82%) Physics
8 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.82%) SecurID
8 1 (0.82%) STB
8 1 (0.82%) Clustering
8 1 (0.82%) GIS
8 1 (0.82%) PMI
8 1 (0.82%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) UNIX
2 18 (14.75%) Linux
3 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.20%) Solaris
5 7 (5.74%) Windows
6 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.46%) Android
7 1 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.93%) Project Management
3 14 (11.48%) ITIL
3 14 (11.48%) PRINCE2
4 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (9.84%) SOA
4 12 (9.84%) Programme Management
4 12 (9.84%) Business Analysis
5 11 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.02%) Service Management
6 10 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.38%) Scrum
7 9 (7.38%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (5.74%) ITSM
9 6 (4.92%) CRM
9 6 (4.92%) TDD
10 5 (4.10%) Information Security
10 5 (4.10%) Migration
10 5 (4.10%) Change Management
10 5 (4.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.48%) Java
2 9 (7.38%) Perl
3 5 (4.10%) SQL
4 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.64%) Groovy
5 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.64%) C
6 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.82%) C#
6 1 (0.82%) C++
6 1 (0.82%) VB
6 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.74%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (4.92%) ISEB
3 6 (4.92%) PMP
4 5 (4.10%) JNCIA
4 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.10%) CCNA
5 3 (2.46%) RHCE
6 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.64%) CCNP
6 2 (1.64%) CISSP
6 2 (1.64%) ACCA
6 2 (1.64%) CIMA
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.82%) CCVP
7 1 (0.82%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.46%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) NFS
2 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Nagios
1 3 (2.46%) logstash
2 2 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Cisco
2 11 (9.02%) SAP
2 11 (9.02%) Remedy
2 11 (9.02%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.38%) Citrix
3 9 (7.38%) Redknee
4 7 (5.74%) Juniper
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle
5 6 (4.92%) BMC
6 5 (4.10%) Sun
7 4 (3.28%) VMware
8 3 (2.46%) ComArch
8 3 (2.46%) Amdocs
8 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.46%) Splunk
8 3 (2.46%) F5
9 2 (1.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (1.64%) IBM
9 2 (1.64%) Nokia
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