The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 15 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.03% 1.97% 6.56%
As % of the General category 40.00% 6.82% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Average daily rate - £338 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
Surrey

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

General Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 7.58% 28.95% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 16
Average daily rate £475 £363 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +5.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 Staines

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) STB
2 2 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) DVB
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (50.00%) UPnP
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Apple

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DVB
1 2 (50.00%) UPnP
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (50.00%) STB
2 2 (50.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Altiris
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Siebel
1 1 (25.00%) VMware