The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.74% 13.19% 5.56%
As % of the General category 12.33% 35.51% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 31 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 £475 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +21.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +57.14%
Telecoms
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
73 107 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.19% 37.15% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 81 23
Average daily rate £450 £450 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 £28.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) PMI
3 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) ARCserve
3 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) Mitel
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) IT Programme Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Mobility Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Strategy Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
1 2 (11.76%) LXC
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) ARCserve
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix
1 2 (11.76%) NetApp
1 2 (11.76%) Mitel
1 2 (11.76%) Guidewire
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per month
Posted: 25 days ago