The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 20 29 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 98 79 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.82% 5.82% 11.73%
As % of the General category 19.22% 15.46% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 44
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£293 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £416 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 12
Average hourly rate - £127.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +339.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -22.22%
Telecoms
South East

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

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
510 511 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 35.52% 37.63% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 258 228
Average daily rate £388 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £233 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £522 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £13.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £96.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Guildford 0 66 £280 -10.04% 9
Leatherhead +5 6 £344 -23.61% 2
Staines -5 3 £338 -3.57% 4
Chertsey +2 1 £375 - 5
Weybridge - 1 - - 4
Woking - - - - 3
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 2
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 46 (26.44%) Ericsson
2 39 (22.41%) Radio Access Network
3 36 (20.69%) Nokia
4 35 (20.11%) SQL
5 32 (18.39%) 3G
6 30 (17.24%) Oracle
7 28 (16.09%) Cisco
8 27 (15.52%) Back Office
9 26 (14.94%) Firewall
9 26 (14.94%) Finance
10 25 (14.37%) 2G
11 23 (13.22%) LTE
12 22 (12.64%) Network Planning
12 22 (12.64%) Perl
13 21 (12.07%) Ethernet
14 20 (11.49%) HNC
14 20 (11.49%) Degree
15 19 (10.92%) HND
15 19 (10.92%) UNIX
15 19 (10.92%) ITIL
16 18 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (9.77%) NEC
17 17 (9.77%) MPLS
17 17 (9.77%) Project Management
17 17 (9.77%) Windows
17 17 (9.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 15 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (8.62%) BGP
19 14 (8.05%) NSN NetAct
19 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (1.72%) Lync
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (6.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (22.41%) Radio Access Network
2 32 (18.39%) 3G
3 26 (14.94%) Firewall
4 25 (14.37%) 2G
5 23 (13.22%) LTE
6 21 (12.07%) Ethernet
7 17 (9.77%) MPLS
8 15 (8.62%) BGP
9 12 (6.90%) OSPF
9 12 (6.90%) WAN
9 12 (6.90%) LAN
10 11 (6.32%) TCP/IP
10 11 (6.32%) HSRP
11 10 (5.75%) VPN
11 10 (5.75%) DNS
12 9 (5.17%) GSM
12 9 (5.17%) VoIP
13 7 (4.02%) Wireless
13 7 (4.02%) RNC
13 7 (4.02%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database
1 8 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.45%) MySQL
3 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.30%) MS Access
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (15.52%) Back Office
2 26 (14.94%) Finance
3 10 (5.75%) Electronics
4 9 (5.17%) Banking
5 4 (2.30%) Publishing
6 3 (1.72%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Marketing
7 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (12.07%) Back Office Engineer
2 19 (10.92%) Transmission Engineer
3 18 (10.34%) RAN Engineer
4 14 (8.05%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.05%) Design Engineer
5 13 (7.47%) IP Engineer
5 13 (7.47%) Analyst
6 11 (6.32%) RAN Configuration Engineer
6 11 (6.32%) Configuration Engineer
7 9 (5.17%) Developer
7 9 (5.17%) Network Engineer
8 8 (4.60%) Architect
8 8 (4.60%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.02%) Tester
10 6 (3.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 6 (3.45%) Performance Engineer
11 5 (2.87%) Technical Tester
11 5 (2.87%) Database Developer
11 5 (2.87%) Change Analyst
11 5 (2.87%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) .NET
2 2 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.02%) PMI
4 6 (3.45%) Statistics
5 4 (2.30%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.72%) IVR
6 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.15%) DTV
8 1 (0.57%) Handset
8 1 (0.57%) CCTV
8 1 (0.57%) Life Science
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.92%) UNIX
2 17 (9.77%) Windows
3 10 (5.75%) Linux
4 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.87%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.72%) Android
7 3 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.64%) Network Planning
2 19 (10.92%) ITIL
3 17 (9.77%) Project Management
4 15 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (6.90%) Service Management
6 11 (6.32%) Change Management
7 9 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.60%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.02%) Validation
9 7 (4.02%) Logistics
9 7 (4.02%) Test Management
9 7 (4.02%) Load Balancing
9 7 (4.02%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (4.02%) Network Management
9 7 (4.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (3.45%) Performance Engineering
10 6 (3.45%) Migration
11 5 (2.87%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.11%) SQL
2 22 (12.64%) Perl
3 10 (5.75%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.02%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.87%) C
6 3 (1.72%) C++
6 3 (1.72%) Java
7 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.15%) VBScript
7 2 (1.15%) Python
8 1 (0.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (11.49%) HNC
1 20 (11.49%) Degree
2 19 (10.92%) HND
3 18 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.32%) CCNP
4 11 (6.32%) PMI Certification
5 9 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.17%) CCNA
6 6 (3.45%) CCIE
7 4 (2.30%) PMP
8 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.15%) CCVP
9 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.57%) CCSP
9 1 (0.57%) CCDP
9 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.15%) Sendmail
3 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (8.05%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.15%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.15%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.57%) OPNET
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) Netcool
4 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 46 (26.44%) Ericsson
2 36 (20.69%) Nokia
3 30 (17.24%) Oracle
4 28 (16.09%) Cisco
5 17 (9.77%) NEC
5 17 (9.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 12 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (6.90%) Nortel
7 10 (5.75%) VMware
8 9 (5.17%) Huawei
8 9 (5.17%) F5
9 8 (4.60%) SAP
10 6 (3.45%) Juniper
10 6 (3.45%) Apple
10 6 (3.45%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.87%) Cramer
11 5 (2.87%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.87%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.30%) Radware
12 4 (2.30%) Greenplum
Staines
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
The People Network
Rate: £1 per day + good rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £17.53 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago