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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 22 32 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.60% 13.85% 19.38%
As % of the General category 33.85% 42.67% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 34
Median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £291 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £475
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 - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £24.59
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -38.98%
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
65 75 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 46.10% 32.47% 45.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 85
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £295 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £513 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £38.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £36.80 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 18 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 14 (27.45%) Windows
3 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) Finance
4 13 (25.49%) HTTP
4 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
5 12 (23.53%) Electronics
5 12 (23.53%) VMware
5 12 (23.53%) Marketing
5 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
6 11 (21.57%) FTP
6 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
6 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
7 10 (19.61%) SAP
7 10 (19.61%) SLA
7 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
7 10 (19.61%) Programme Management
7 10 (19.61%) Huawei
7 10 (19.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (19.61%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (15.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (15.69%) Ericsson
9 8 (15.69%) Remedy
9 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (15.69%) Cisco
9 8 (15.69%) MS Visio

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 (13.73%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS Office
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.96%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) HTTP
1 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
2 11 (21.57%) FTP
3 7 (13.73%) 2G
3 7 (13.73%) 3G
3 7 (13.73%) 4G
3 7 (13.73%) DNS
4 6 (11.76%) Firewall
4 6 (11.76%) LTE
4 6 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (9.80%) MPLS
5 5 (9.80%) SSL
6 4 (7.84%) ATM
6 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
6 4 (7.84%) Frame Relay
6 4 (7.84%) ICMP
6 4 (7.84%) IPv4
6 4 (7.84%) IPv6
6 4 (7.84%) SNMP
6 4 (7.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.76%) MS Access
2 6 (11.76%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Electronics
2 12 (23.53%) Marketing
3 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
4 6 (11.76%) Billing
5 4 (7.84%) Back Office
6 2 (3.92%) Legal
6 2 (3.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.96%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 7 (13.73%) Service Desk Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Designer
2 6 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (9.80%) Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Web Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (5.88%) Delphi Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Telecoms Designer
6 2 (3.92%) ArcSight Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) HTML
2 7 (13.73%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) NancyFx
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) IPTV
3 4 (7.84%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (7.84%) Video on Demand
4 3 (5.88%) STB
5 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.96%) AS400
6 1 (1.96%) CMDB
6 1 (1.96%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.96%) iSeries
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) Windows
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.76%) Unix
6 4 (7.84%) Android
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.96%) CentOS
8 1 (1.96%) Solaris
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (19.61%) Programme Management
3 6 (11.76%) Dashboard Development
3 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.80%) SOA
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (7.84%) Network Architecture
5 4 (7.84%) OO
5 4 (7.84%) OOP
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.92%) Fault Management
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 2 (3.92%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.84%) Delphi
3 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.73%) CCNP
2 7 (13.73%) Degree
3 6 (11.76%) CCNA
4 5 (9.80%) CCIP
5 4 (7.84%) HNC
6 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (7.84%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Netcool
3 1 (1.96%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) VMware
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) Huawei
3 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
3 10 (19.61%) SAP
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco
4 8 (15.69%) Ericsson
4 8 (15.69%) Remedy
5 7 (13.73%) Citrix
5 7 (13.73%) Cramer
5 7 (13.73%) Nokia Networks
5 7 (13.73%) Nortel
5 7 (13.73%) Tellabs
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle
7 4 (7.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (7.84%) BT
7 4 (7.84%) Juniper
7 4 (7.84%) NetCracker
7 4 (7.84%) Nokia
7 4 (7.84%) Siemens