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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 20 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 11 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.60% 7.04% 2.50%
As % of the General category 20.00% 28.00% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £249 £400 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.81% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £210 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £530 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.41 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -44.44%
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
55 50 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.01% 25.13% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 48
Median daily rate £406 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £293 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 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
Ipswich -5 8 £375 -16.75% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Big Data
3 4 (17.39%) Cloudera
3 4 (17.39%) Kafka
4 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.04%) Apache Spark
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Broadband
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Apache
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script

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 (13.04%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
1 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) 802.11
3 2 (8.70%) Broadband
4 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) PSTN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) WLAN
4 1 (4.35%) WPA
4 1 (4.35%) WPA2
4 1 (4.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Network Designer
3 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Kafka
2 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.04%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) C++/CLI
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kibana
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Cloudera
2 3 (13.04%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) BT
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Google