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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 23 48 22
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 91 42 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.81% 3.20% 7.30%
As % of the General category 20.45% 8.37% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 44
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£350 £368 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.25% +18.33%
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
445 502 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.31% 38.26% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 296 199
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 20
Average hourly rate £26.75 £30.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +23.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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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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 +23 41 £340 - 6
Staines +8 8 £363 -9.37% 1
Weybridge - 5 - -
Woking +1 2 £269 - 3
Leatherhead -2 2 £550 +29.41%
Camberley - 2 £311 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Oxted - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 44 (22.56%) Ericsson
2 37 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 34 (17.44%) SQL
3 34 (17.44%) Radio Access Network
4 32 (16.41%) Ethernet
4 32 (16.41%) Project Management
5 30 (15.38%) Finance
6 29 (14.87%) Huawei
6 29 (14.87%) LTE
7 28 (14.36%) Linux
7 28 (14.36%) MS Office
8 27 (13.85%) Oracle
9 26 (13.33%) 3G
9 26 (13.33%) Cisco
10 24 (12.31%) NEC
10 24 (12.31%) Nokia
11 22 (11.28%) PRINCE2
11 22 (11.28%) Firewall
12 20 (10.26%) UNIX
12 20 (10.26%) MS Excel
12 20 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (9.23%) Juniper
13 18 (9.23%) MPLS
13 18 (9.23%) DTV
14 17 (8.72%) CCIE
14 17 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (8.21%) ATM
15 16 (8.21%) Logistics
15 16 (8.21%) Network Management
16 14 (7.18%) SDH

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.03%) CMS
2 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.03%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.51%) Lync
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (14.36%) MS Office
2 20 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.56%) AutoCAD
3 5 (2.56%) MS Project
4 4 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.54%) Open Workbench
5 3 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.44%) Radio Access Network
2 32 (16.41%) Ethernet
3 29 (14.87%) LTE
4 26 (13.33%) 3G
5 22 (11.28%) Firewall
6 18 (9.23%) MPLS
7 16 (8.21%) ATM
8 14 (7.18%) SDH
8 14 (7.18%) UMTS
8 14 (7.18%) VPN
9 12 (6.15%) 2G
9 12 (6.15%) VoIP
9 12 (6.15%) SNMP
9 12 (6.15%) IPsec
10 11 (5.64%) WAN
10 11 (5.64%) LAN
10 11 (5.64%) BGP
11 10 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (4.62%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (4.62%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (6.15%) MySQL
4 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.05%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.03%) Big Data
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.03%) MS Access
9 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.51%) DTS
10 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.51%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.51%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.51%) MSI
2 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (15.38%) Finance
2 13 (6.67%) Electronics
3 11 (5.64%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.64%) Marketing
4 3 (1.54%) Korean Language
4 3 (1.54%) Billing
4 3 (1.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (15.90%) Developer
2 25 (12.82%) Design Engineer
3 19 (9.74%) Project Manager
4 18 (9.23%) Transmission Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 13 (6.67%) Architect
6 13 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.64%) Analyst
8 10 (5.13%) Database Developer
8 10 (5.13%) IP Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Administrator
9 9 (4.62%) Consultant
9 9 (4.62%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.08%) OSS Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.08%) OSS Architect
12 5 (2.56%) Technical Leader
12 5 (2.56%) CAD Technician
12 5 (2.56%) Data Integrity Analyst
12 5 (2.56%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.15%) HTML
2 11 (5.64%) CSS
3 8 (4.10%) .NET
3 8 (4.10%) jQuery
4 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.56%) POSIX
6 4 (2.05%) XML
7 3 (1.54%) Web Services
8 2 (1.03%) WCF
8 2 (1.03%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (1.03%) WinForms
8 2 (1.03%) JSP
8 2 (1.03%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.51%) DHTML
9 1 (0.51%) JMS
9 1 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.51%) Ajax
9 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) DTV
2 8 (4.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.56%) PMI
4 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.51%) Open Source
5 1 (0.51%) EPoS
5 1 (0.51%) NHS
5 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.36%) Linux
2 20 (10.26%) UNIX
3 12 (6.15%) Windows
4 3 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) VMS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.41%) Project Management
2 22 (11.28%) PRINCE2
3 16 (8.21%) Logistics
3 16 (8.21%) Network Management
4 13 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (6.15%) Validation
5 12 (6.15%) Programme Management
5 12 (6.15%) Network Planning
6 11 (5.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (5.64%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.13%) Project Planning
7 10 (5.13%) ETL
8 9 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.62%) Change Management
8 9 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (4.62%) Software Engineering
8 9 (4.62%) Network Architecture
8 9 (4.62%) Change Control
9 8 (4.10%) Supplier Management
9 8 (4.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.44%) SQL
2 11 (5.64%) C
2 11 (5.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.62%) C#
3 9 (4.62%) Java
4 7 (3.59%) Perl
5 5 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.03%) PHP
8 2 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (0.51%) VBScript
9 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (8.72%) CCIE
3 13 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 11 (5.64%) Degree
5 9 (4.62%) PMP
6 6 (3.08%) CCNP
7 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.54%) CCSP
9 2 (1.03%) MCSE
9 2 (1.03%) MCSA
9 2 (1.03%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.03%) CCA
9 2 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.51%) HNC
10 1 (0.51%) HND
10 1 (0.51%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.54%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.03%) vSphere
4 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) Netcool
1 3 (1.54%) OPNET
1 3 (1.54%) SCCM
2 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 44 (22.56%) Ericsson
2 37 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 29 (14.87%) Huawei
4 27 (13.85%) Oracle
5 26 (13.33%) Cisco
6 24 (12.31%) Nokia
6 24 (12.31%) NEC
7 18 (9.23%) Juniper
8 12 (6.15%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.13%) SAP
9 10 (5.13%) Radware
9 10 (5.13%) Redback
10 9 (4.62%) Greenplum
10 9 (4.62%) Business Objects
10 9 (4.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (3.59%) Nortel
11 7 (3.59%) Citrix
12 6 (3.08%) BT
12 6 (3.08%) VMware
13 5 (2.56%) Cramer
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