The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 6 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 19 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 14.96% 14.08% 13.33%
As % of the General category 46.34% 45.45% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £150 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

General Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 32.28% 30.99% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 13
Average daily rate £438 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Solihull region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Solihull region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 19 (33.93%) Cisco
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) WAN
3 13 (23.21%) LAN
4 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 12 (21.43%) EMC
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (14.29%) Finance
6 8 (14.29%) Network Design
6 8 (14.29%) CA
6 8 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
7 7 (12.50%) Network Management
8 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (10.71%) Presales
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.71%) VoIP
8 6 (10.71%) Linux
8 6 (10.71%) Windows
8 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (8.93%) Mitel
9 5 (8.93%) MS Office
9 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
10 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
10 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (7.14%) Splunk
10 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.14%) MS Project
10 4 (7.14%) VMware

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 4 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) LAN
1 13 (23.21%) WAN
2 6 (10.71%) VoIP
3 3 (5.36%) ATM
3 3 (5.36%) Broadband
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 3 (5.36%) MPLS
3 3 (5.36%) SDH
4 2 (3.57%) 3G
4 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.57%) WAAS
4 2 (3.57%) Wireless
4 2 (3.57%) WLAN
5 1 (1.79%) BGP
5 1 (1.79%) LTE
5 1 (1.79%) PSTN
5 1 (1.79%) SONET
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
2 3 (5.36%) Billing
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Network Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Designer
4 6 (10.71%) Network Design Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Network Designer
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Design Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Telecoms Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Author
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Author
6 4 (7.14%) Telecoms Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.79%) e-Health
3 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
1 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
1 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) Network Design
2 7 (12.50%) Network Management
3 6 (10.71%) Presales
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Architecture
4 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.36%) BPMN
5 3 (5.36%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (5.36%) Migration
5 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.36%) Revenue Management
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (5.36%) System Testing
5 3 (5.36%) UML
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) SFIA
6 2 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.57%) Perl
2 2 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) CCDP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.79%) MOM
2 1 (1.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Cisco
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.43%) EMC
4 8 (14.29%) CA
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.93%) Mitel
7 4 (7.14%) Splunk
7 4 (7.14%) VMware
8 3 (5.36%) Aruba
8 3 (5.36%) SevOne
9 2 (3.57%) Juniper
9 2 (3.57%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.79%) Ciena
10 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.79%) HP
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