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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 46 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 28.75% 21.92% 24.15%
As % of the General category 60.53% 49.14% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 44 39
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £195 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -38.00%
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
76 116 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 47.50% 44.62% 48.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 70
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £195 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £474 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016, 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 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.33%) Smart Meter
3 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
4 12 (11.43%) Finance
4 12 (11.43%) Migration
4 12 (11.43%) Project Management
5 11 (10.48%) Remedy
5 11 (10.48%) Java
6 10 (9.52%) Oracle
6 10 (9.52%) HP
6 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.57%) MS Visio
8 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.62%) ITIL
8 8 (7.62%) Web Services
8 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.62%) BMC
8 8 (7.62%) Billing
9 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (6.67%) Huawei
9 7 (6.67%) Service Management
9 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
9 7 (6.67%) J2EE
9 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.67%) 4G
9 7 (6.67%) hybris

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 7 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (4.76%) CMS
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.76%) MS Project
5 2 (1.90%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.90%) MS Office
5 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.90%) SPSS
6 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Remedy AR System
1 4 (3.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) 4G
2 6 (5.71%) 3G
3 5 (4.76%) 2G
4 4 (3.81%) Firewall
4 4 (3.81%) ZigBee
5 3 (2.86%) 802.15
5 3 (2.86%) DNS
5 3 (2.86%) FTP
5 3 (2.86%) Internet
5 3 (2.86%) IPv6
5 3 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (2.86%) VPN
5 3 (2.86%) Wireless
6 2 (1.90%) LAN
6 2 (1.90%) MVNO
6 2 (1.90%) SSL
6 2 (1.90%) VoLTE
6 2 (1.90%) VoWiFi
6 2 (1.90%) WAN
6 2 (1.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.86%) Big Data
3 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.90%) OLTP
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) MS Access
4 1 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Introscope
1 3 (2.86%) JProfiler
1 3 (2.86%) Toad
2 2 (1.90%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (0.95%) Ant
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.95%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Billing
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Designer
3 17 (16.19%) Business Analyst
4 15 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
5 10 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Security Specialist
9 5 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Data Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Hybris Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Integration Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) OSS Business Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Telecoms Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Telecoms Designer
10 4 (3.81%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) Web Services
2 7 (6.67%) J2EE
3 4 (3.81%) Middleware
4 3 (2.86%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.95%) JDBC
5 1 (0.95%) ODBC
5 1 (0.95%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.33%) Smart Meter
3 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) CMDB
5 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.86%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.95%) DTV
6 1 (0.95%) IPTV
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) Statistics
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Linux
1 4 (3.81%) Unix
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
2 12 (11.43%) Migration
2 12 (11.43%) Project Management
3 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.62%) ITIL
5 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.67%) Service Management
6 7 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (5.71%) Scrum
7 6 (5.71%) SDLC
7 6 (5.71%) SOA
8 5 (4.76%) Information Security
8 5 (4.76%) Network Design
8 5 (4.76%) TOGAF
8 5 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.48%) Java
2 6 (5.71%) SQL
3 3 (2.86%) C++
3 3 (2.86%) Python
3 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.86%) VB
4 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.95%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.95%) Perl
5 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
1 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.86%) CCNP
2 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.86%) ISEB
2 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.90%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.95%) CCIE
4 1 (0.95%) CCVP
4 1 (0.95%) CISA
4 1 (0.95%) CISM
4 1 (0.95%) CISSP
4 1 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (0.95%) HNC
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.86%) Amdocs OSS
2 3 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (2.86%) nmon
3 1 (0.95%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.95%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (10.48%) Remedy
2 10 (9.52%) HP
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) BMC
4 7 (6.67%) Huawei
4 7 (6.67%) hybris
4 7 (6.67%) Tellabs
5 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.71%) SAP
6 5 (4.76%) Ab Initio
6 5 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.76%) Virgin Media
7 4 (3.81%) Cisco
7 4 (3.81%) Ericsson
8 3 (2.86%) Citrix
8 3 (2.86%) Cramer
8 3 (2.86%) Nokia Networks
8 3 (2.86%) Nortel
8 3 (2.86%) Trillium
9 2 (1.90%) NetScout