The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 27 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.13% 6.40% 1.75%
As % of the General category 12.31% 25.49% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £390 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -38.00%
Telecoms
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 51 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.39% 25.12% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 60
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £506 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -47.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Ipswich -3 6 - - 1
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
5 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
5 3 (21.43%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (21.43%) FireEye
6 2 (14.29%) Oozie
6 2 (14.29%) HiveQL
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Impala
6 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BGP
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Multicast
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) HBase
3 2 (14.29%) Impala
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Test Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Platform Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
3 3 (21.43%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) HiveQL
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oozie
2 1 (7.14%) Check_MK
2 1 (7.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) FireEye
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
4 1 (7.14%) BT
4 1 (7.14%) Intel
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto