The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.70% 2.21% 2.11%
As % of the General category 10.91% 12.00% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£405 £254 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £24.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-36.22% -25.19%
Telecoms
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
55 75 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.58% 18.38% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 55 27
Average daily rate £415 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £34.92 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% +111.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
- -3.05%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 3 £405 +24.61% 2
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
1 5 (45.45%) DTV
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
1 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Huawei
4 2 (18.18%) Social Media
4 2 (18.18%) 4G
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Governance

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) 4G
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) OSS Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) DTV
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Huawei
3 1 (9.09%) Netezza
3 1 (9.09%) DataFlux
3 1 (9.09%) hybris
3 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
3 1 (9.09%) Talend
3 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Embarcadero
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata