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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 29 15 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.16% 8.50% 2.95%
As % of the General category 11.76% 38.18% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 7
Median daily rate £350 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £339 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £14.10 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-4.75% -41.25%
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
68 55 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.88% 22.27% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 55
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £28.18 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

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 29 July 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 -16 7 £350 -17.64% 3
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Cloudera
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) FireEye
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) HBase
5 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
6 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
6 2 (13.33%) Oozie
6 2 (13.33%) Kafka
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) OO

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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
1 1 (6.67%) Broadband
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Multicast
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) OSPF
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) HBase
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (13.33%) Cloudera CDH
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) Impala
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Access Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Network Integration Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Kafka
2 1 (6.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) C
5 2 (13.33%) HiveQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oozie
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cloudera
2 3 (20.00%) FireEye
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto