The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Surrey region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 25 13 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 109 121 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.24% 9.42% 4.19%
As % of the General category 19.75% 23.68% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 32
Average daily rate £350 £305 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 13
Average hourly rate £101.25 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.28% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £10.50 £28.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £152.25 £67.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -11.29%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
552 511 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.65% 39.77% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 226 287
Average daily rate £375 £385 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.90 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Telecoms
South East

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 61 £350 +9.37% 6
Staines -3 7 £350 -2.77% 1
Camberley -1 3 £163 -7.14%
Woking -20 2 £488 - 2
Chertsey - 2 - - 1
Leatherhead -7 1 £450 +47.54%
Farnham - 1 - -
Addlestone - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 2
Tadworth - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (25.52%) Ericsson
2 33 (17.19%) Project Management
3 32 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
4 29 (15.10%) Degree
5 28 (14.58%) Ethernet
6 27 (14.06%) NEC
7 26 (13.54%) Finance
7 26 (13.54%) 3G
8 24 (12.50%) ITIL
9 23 (11.98%) PRINCE2
10 21 (10.94%) Cisco
10 21 (10.94%) Logistics
10 21 (10.94%) LTE
11 20 (10.42%) Huawei
12 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
13 18 (9.38%) PMI Certification
13 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
13 18 (9.38%) Change Management
14 17 (8.85%) Service Delivery
14 17 (8.85%) Linux
14 17 (8.85%) Project Planning
15 16 (8.33%) 2G
15 16 (8.33%) Migration
16 15 (7.81%) Firewall
16 15 (7.81%) Windows
17 14 (7.29%) SQL
18 13 (6.77%) ATM
18 13 (6.77%) Security Cleared
18 13 (6.77%) Change Control
19 12 (6.25%) SC Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.60%) Apache
3 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.52%) Lync
5 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.73%) MS Office
3 4 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Maximo
1 3 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 28 (14.58%) Ethernet
3 26 (13.54%) 3G
4 21 (10.94%) LTE
5 16 (8.33%) 2G
6 15 (7.81%) Firewall
7 13 (6.77%) ATM
8 11 (5.73%) SDH
8 11 (5.73%) DWDM
9 10 (5.21%) MPLS
10 9 (4.69%) WAN
10 9 (4.69%) LAN
11 6 (3.13%) DNS
11 6 (3.13%) OSPF
11 6 (3.13%) BGP
11 6 (3.13%) 4G
12 5 (2.60%) HSRP
12 5 (2.60%) BIG-IP
12 5 (2.60%) BT 21CN
12 5 (2.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.65%) MySQL
1 7 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.60%) MS Access
4 4 (2.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.04%) Big Data
5 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.69%) ClearCase
2 4 (2.08%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.04%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.52%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.52%) Maven
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.52%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.52%) Mockito
4 1 (0.52%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.52%) Hudson
4 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.52%) Ant
4 1 (0.52%) JUnit
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (13.54%) Finance
2 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.08%) Billing
3 4 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.04%) German Language
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (13.02%) Project Manager
2 17 (8.85%) Analyst
3 13 (6.77%) Design Engineer
4 12 (6.25%) Transmission Engineer
4 12 (6.25%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 11 (5.73%) Developer
6 10 (5.21%) Architect
6 10 (5.21%) Consultant
7 9 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.69%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Quality Manager
9 7 (3.65%) Administrator
9 7 (3.65%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Test Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.13%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.60%) Network Consultant
11 5 (2.60%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.60%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.60%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.69%) POSIX
2 6 (3.13%) HTML
3 4 (2.08%) .NET
3 4 (2.08%) CSS
3 4 (2.08%) jQuery
4 3 (1.56%) XML
5 2 (1.04%) VXML
6 1 (0.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.52%) DAO
6 1 (0.52%) Spring
6 1 (0.52%) JSF
6 1 (0.52%) Ajax
6 1 (0.52%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.52%) JSTL
6 1 (0.52%) WCF
6 1 (0.52%) WF
6 1 (0.52%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.69%) DTV
2 8 (4.17%) PMI
3 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.56%) EPoS
4 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.04%) IVR
5 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.52%) Open Source
6 1 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.85%) Linux
2 15 (7.81%) Windows
3 10 (5.21%) UNIX
4 5 (2.60%) Solaris
5 4 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.52%) VMS
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.19%) Project Management
2 24 (12.50%) ITIL
3 23 (11.98%) PRINCE2
4 21 (10.94%) Logistics
5 18 (9.38%) Change Management
6 17 (8.85%) Service Delivery
6 17 (8.85%) Project Planning
7 16 (8.33%) Migration
8 13 (6.77%) Change Control
9 11 (5.73%) Network Planning
10 10 (5.21%) Network Design
10 10 (5.21%) Risk Management
11 9 (4.69%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.17%) Critical Path Analysis
12 8 (4.17%) Supplier Management
13 7 (3.65%) Business Development
13 7 (3.65%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (3.65%) Quality Management
13 7 (3.65%) ERP
14 6 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.29%) SQL
2 10 (5.21%) C
2 10 (5.21%) Perl
3 9 (4.69%) Java
4 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.60%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.56%) PHP
7 2 (1.04%) C#
7 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.04%) VB
8 1 (0.52%) Python
8 1 (0.52%) C++
8 1 (0.52%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.10%) Degree
2 18 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 13 (6.77%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.21%) PMP
7 8 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.17%) CCNP
8 7 (3.65%) HND
8 7 (3.65%) CCIE
9 6 (3.13%) ISEB
9 6 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.04%) HNC
11 1 (0.52%) MCSE
11 1 (0.52%) MCSA
11 1 (0.52%) CCNA
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CCSA
11 1 (0.52%) CCSE
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) SLA
1 12 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) P3O
2 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.04%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 49 (25.52%) Ericsson
2 27 (14.06%) NEC
3 21 (10.94%) Cisco
4 20 (10.42%) Huawei
5 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (6.25%) Nokia
7 10 (5.21%) Oracle
8 9 (4.69%) Nortel
9 8 (4.17%) Juniper
9 8 (4.17%) BT
10 7 (3.65%) VMware
11 6 (3.13%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.60%) NetCracker
12 5 (2.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (2.60%) F5
12 5 (2.60%) NetApp
12 5 (2.60%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.60%) Remedy
13 4 (2.08%) Primavera
13 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
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