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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 29 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.42% 0.38% -
As % of the General category 6.38% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-25.30% -27.19%
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
47 70 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.17% 26.52% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 20
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £303 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +5 3 £450 +56.52% 6
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Malware Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQLBase
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQLBase
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Malware Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (36.36%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago