The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 34 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 143 135 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.12% 4.23% 4.59%
As % of the General category 17.25% 13.86% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 71
Median daily rate £363 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.05 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £58.25 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £24.59
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -38.98%
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
829 974 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.68% 30.51% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 665 740
Median daily rate £400 £385 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -6.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 61
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.48 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £26.05 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.92 £44.30
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 the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 72 £363 +0.69% 47
Wiltshire 0 28 £388 +3.33% 20
Gloucestershire +3 16 £433 +8.12% 39
Somerset +16 9 £273 -25.34% 19
Devon - 7 £185 - 10
Cornwall - 4 - - 8
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 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 South West region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 125 (46.30%) Finance
2 104 (38.52%) SAP
3 99 (36.67%) Marketing
4 98 (36.30%) Digital Marketing
4 98 (36.30%) Business Intelligence
5 97 (35.93%) Electronics
5 97 (35.93%) Manufacturing
5 97 (35.93%) Programme Management
5 97 (35.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 63 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (17.78%) Security Cleared
7 48 (17.78%) Project Management
8 43 (15.93%) JavaScript
9 39 (14.44%) .NET
10 38 (14.07%) SC Cleared
11 37 (13.70%) C#
12 36 (13.33%) Migration
12 36 (13.33%) HTML
12 36 (13.33%) CSS
12 36 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 35 (12.96%) PRINCE2
14 33 (12.22%) Scrum
15 31 (11.48%) SharePoint
16 30 (11.11%) Oracle
17 27 (10.00%) jQuery
18 26 (9.63%) SQL
18 26 (9.63%) MVC
18 26 (9.63%) AngularJS
19 24 (8.89%) Validation
19 24 (8.89%) SQL Server

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 31 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.85%) Mule
4 5 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.48%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.11%) Confluence
6 3 (1.11%) Drupal
6 3 (1.11%) Mule ESB
6 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.74%) Apache
7 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.74%) WordPress
8 1 (0.37%) CICS
8 1 (0.37%) SAS
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (6.30%) MS Excel
1 17 (6.30%) MS Project
2 11 (4.07%) MS Office
3 8 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 97 (35.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.74%) Primavera
2 2 (0.74%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.74%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.37%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.37%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (1.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.44%) VoIP
2 9 (3.33%) LAN
3 8 (2.96%) DHCP
4 7 (2.59%) WAN
5 6 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.85%) DNS
6 5 (1.85%) LTE
6 5 (1.85%) VPN
7 4 (1.48%) 2G
7 4 (1.48%) 3G
7 4 (1.48%) 4G
7 4 (1.48%) Firewall
7 4 (1.48%) Skype
8 3 (1.11%) GSM
8 3 (1.11%) Internet
8 3 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (1.11%) UMTS
8 3 (1.11%) Wireless
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.74%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.85%) MySQL
4 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (0.74%) Big Data
5 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.37%) DB2
6 1 (0.37%) OLAP
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.59%) JIRA
2 7 (2.59%) Maven
2 7 (2.59%) Selenium
3 6 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.48%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.11%) JUnit
6 3 (1.11%) NUnit
6 3 (1.11%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.74%) Ant
7 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.37%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.37%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.37%) Subversion
8 1 (0.37%) Zephyr
General
1 125 (46.30%) Finance
2 99 (36.67%) Marketing
3 97 (35.93%) Electronics
3 97 (35.93%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.30%) Banking
5 11 (4.07%) Retail
6 5 (1.85%) Billing
7 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (27.78%) Developer
2 37 (13.70%) Analyst
3 31 (11.48%) Project Manager
4 25 (9.26%) C# Developer
5 18 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 16 (5.93%) Software Developer
7 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (5.19%) Tester
9 13 (4.81%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (4.81%) Agile .NET Developer
9 13 (4.81%) Agile C# Developer
9 13 (4.81%) Agile Developer
9 13 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (4.44%) Architect
10 12 (4.44%) Coordinator
10 12 (4.44%) Project Coordinator
11 10 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.44%) .NET
2 36 (13.33%) CSS
2 36 (13.33%) HTML
3 27 (10.00%) jQuery
4 26 (9.63%) AngularJS
5 21 (7.78%) JSON
5 21 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (7.04%) SOAP
7 17 (6.30%) REST
8 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (3.33%) Spring
9 9 (3.33%) XML
10 8 (2.96%) WCF
11 7 (2.59%) CSS3
11 7 (2.59%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.59%) HTML5
12 6 (2.22%) Ajax
12 6 (2.22%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.52%) Digital Media
2 10 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.59%) Smartphone
4 6 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.85%) User Experience
6 4 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.48%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.11%) CMDB
8 2 (0.74%) FMCG
8 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.74%) Replication
8 2 (0.74%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.74%) Statistics
8 2 (0.74%) Wiki
9 1 (0.37%) AS400
9 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.37%) Clustering
9 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.67%) Windows
2 13 (4.81%) Linux
3 8 (2.96%) Unix
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.48%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) AIX
7 2 (0.74%) Android
7 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.74%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Solaris
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.30%) Business Intelligence
1 98 (36.30%) Digital Marketing
2 97 (35.93%) Programme Management
3 63 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (17.78%) Project Management
5 36 (13.33%) Migration
6 35 (12.96%) PRINCE2
7 33 (12.22%) Scrum
8 26 (9.63%) MVC
9 24 (8.89%) ITIL
9 24 (8.89%) Validation
10 23 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (6.30%) OO
11 17 (6.30%) OOD
12 14 (5.19%) Front End Development
13 13 (4.81%) Risk Management
14 12 (4.44%) Line Management
15 11 (4.07%) Test Scripting
16 10 (3.70%) Web Development
17 9 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.93%) JavaScript
2 37 (13.70%) C#
3 26 (9.63%) SQL
4 21 (7.78%) Java
5 10 (3.70%) C
6 6 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.22%) Python
6 6 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.85%) PHP
8 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.11%) C++
8 3 (1.11%) Perl
8 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.11%) Ruby
9 2 (0.74%) MapBasic
9 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.74%) VBA
10 1 (0.37%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.37%) JCL
10 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 38 (14.07%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.07%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.22%) CISSP
5 6 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.85%) CCNP
7 4 (1.48%) MCSE
7 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.48%) PMP
8 3 (1.11%) CCNA
8 3 (1.11%) MCSA
9 2 (0.74%) CCDA
9 2 (0.74%) CNA
9 2 (0.74%) CNE
9 2 (0.74%) ISEB
9 2 (0.74%) Novell Certification
9 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.81%) JSP 440
2 11 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.96%) QA
4 5 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.74%) SLA
7 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.48%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.74%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.59%) Puppet
2 6 (2.22%) Ansible
3 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (1.11%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.74%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (0.74%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.37%) Kibana
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.37%) Nessus
5 1 (0.37%) Nmap
5 1 (0.37%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 104 (38.52%) SAP
2 36 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 30 (11.11%) Oracle
4 10 (3.70%) VMware
5 6 (2.22%) Cisco
5 6 (2.22%) Citrix
5 6 (2.22%) HP
6 5 (1.85%) CA
6 5 (1.85%) IBM
7 4 (1.48%) Avaya
7 4 (1.48%) BT
7 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.48%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.11%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.11%) Huawei
8 3 (1.11%) Juniper
8 3 (1.11%) Nokia
8 3 (1.11%) Remedy
8 3 (1.11%) Sophos
8 3 (1.11%) Talend
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