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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 62 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.94% 20.99% 37.50%
As % of the General category 44.60% 45.95% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 49
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£350 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £119 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £435 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +57.14%
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
139 111 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 44.69% 45.68% 56.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 69 72
Average daily rate £400 £425 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £458 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 39 (28.26%) Finance
2 23 (16.67%) Cisco
3 21 (15.22%) Project Management
3 21 (15.22%) UNIX
4 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.77%) Linux
6 18 (13.04%) ITIL
6 18 (13.04%) Degree
7 17 (12.32%) Electronics
8 16 (11.59%) Mobile App
8 16 (11.59%) Marketing
8 16 (11.59%) Business Analysis
8 16 (11.59%) PRINCE2
9 15 (10.87%) Java
9 15 (10.87%) DNS
9 15 (10.87%) Banking
9 15 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (10.14%) SAP
10 14 (10.14%) Smart Meter
11 13 (9.42%) E-Commerce
11 13 (9.42%) SOA
11 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (9.42%) Manufacturing
11 13 (9.42%) Service Management
11 13 (9.42%) Programme Management
12 12 (8.70%) Scrum
12 12 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 12 (8.70%) PMI Certification
12 12 (8.70%) Red Hat

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Node.js
2 1 (0.72%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Project
2 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.45%) MS Office
4 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (5.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.72%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Office 365
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.87%) DNS
2 11 (7.97%) 4G
3 9 (6.52%) LTE
3 9 (6.52%) GPRS
4 8 (5.80%) Internet
4 8 (5.80%) Firewall
5 7 (5.07%) GSM
5 7 (5.07%) 3G
6 6 (4.35%) 3GPP
6 6 (4.35%) Broadband
6 6 (4.35%) Network Security
7 5 (3.62%) UMTS
8 4 (2.90%) IPv6
8 4 (2.90%) DSLAM
8 4 (2.90%) DSL
8 4 (2.90%) DAB
8 4 (2.90%) WCDMA
8 4 (2.90%) ADSL
8 4 (2.90%) SSL
8 4 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.45%) MySQL
1 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.72%) DTS
2 1 (0.72%) MS Access
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 39 (28.26%) Finance
2 17 (12.32%) Electronics
3 16 (11.59%) Marketing
4 15 (10.87%) Banking
5 13 (9.42%) Manufacturing
6 10 (7.25%) Billing
7 8 (5.80%) Advertising
8 3 (2.17%) Legal
9 2 (1.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (23.91%) Analyst
2 22 (15.94%) Business Analyst
3 17 (12.32%) Designer
4 15 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.87%) Solutions Designer
5 12 (8.70%) Project Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) Architect
6 11 (7.97%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) OSS Project Manager
8 8 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) Consultant
9 7 (5.07%) Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.62%) Remedy Analyst
11 5 (3.62%) Bid Manager
12 4 (2.90%) Service Analyst
12 4 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (2.90%) Systems Architect
12 4 (2.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.70%) SOAP
2 7 (5.07%) Web Services
3 3 (2.17%) RESTful
3 3 (2.17%) WAP
3 3 (2.17%) XML
3 3 (2.17%) WML
3 3 (2.17%) .NET
4 2 (1.45%) Middleware
4 2 (1.45%) HTML
4 2 (1.45%) CSS
4 2 (1.45%) HTML5
4 2 (1.45%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.72%) Sass
5 1 (0.72%) LESS
5 1 (0.72%) REST
5 1 (0.72%) CSS3
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 14 (10.14%) Smart Meter
3 12 (8.70%) DTV
4 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.25%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.07%) CMDB
7 4 (2.90%) User Experience
8 3 (2.17%) PKI
9 2 (1.45%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.72%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.72%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.72%) Open Source
10 1 (0.72%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.72%) Physics
10 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.72%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.22%) UNIX
2 19 (13.77%) Linux
3 12 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.97%) Solaris
5 9 (6.52%) Windows
6 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.17%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.22%) Project Management
2 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.04%) ITIL
4 16 (11.59%) Business Analysis
4 16 (11.59%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (9.42%) E-Commerce
7 13 (9.42%) SOA
7 13 (9.42%) Service Management
7 13 (9.42%) Programme Management
8 12 (8.70%) Scrum
8 12 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (5.80%) ITSM
10 7 (5.07%) Migration
10 7 (5.07%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.07%) Information Security
10 7 (5.07%) CRM
11 5 (3.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.87%) Java
2 10 (7.25%) Perl
3 5 (3.62%) SQL
4 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.17%) C
5 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.45%) Groovy
6 1 (0.72%) Scala
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.72%) C#
6 1 (0.72%) C++
6 1 (0.72%) VB
6 1 (0.72%) VBA
6 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) Degree
2 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 11 (7.97%) PMP
5 8 (5.80%) ISEB
5 8 (5.80%) CCNA
5 8 (5.80%) JNCIA
6 7 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.35%) RHCE
8 5 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.45%) CCNP
10 2 (1.45%) CISSP
10 2 (1.45%) ACCA
10 2 (1.45%) CIMA
10 2 (1.45%) CISA
10 2 (1.45%) CISM
10 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) BS25999
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.97%) NFS
2 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) logstash
1 3 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.17%) Nagios
2 2 (1.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (16.67%) Cisco
2 14 (10.14%) SAP
3 12 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.97%) Juniper
5 10 (7.25%) Redknee
5 10 (7.25%) Citrix
6 9 (6.52%) Remedy
7 8 (5.80%) Sun
7 8 (5.80%) Oracle
8 7 (5.07%) BMC
9 6 (4.35%) HP
10 4 (2.90%) F5
11 3 (2.17%) Splunk
11 3 (2.17%) ComArch
11 3 (2.17%) Amdocs
11 3 (2.17%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.45%) IBM
12 2 (1.45%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.45%) VMware
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