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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 72 120 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.33% 8.24% 8.82%
As % of the General category 15.69% 22.06% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 35
Average daily rate
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£333 £365 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.90% +19.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £193 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £435 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.96% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.06% -21.81%
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
459 544 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.97% 37.34% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 301 221
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 29
Average hourly rate £22.50 £51.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £22.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £59.50 £48.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 40 £240 -35.57% 6
Leatherhead 0 7 £390 -13.33% 3
Chertsey +4 5 £375 - 2
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Epsom - 1 £390 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 36 (22.09%) SQL
2 34 (20.86%) Finance
2 34 (20.86%) Radio Access Network
3 33 (20.25%) Ericsson
4 28 (17.18%) Oracle
5 24 (14.72%) 3G
6 22 (13.50%) Project Management
7 21 (12.88%) Cisco
7 21 (12.88%) Degree
8 20 (12.27%) Perl
9 19 (11.66%) Firewall
9 19 (11.66%) Nokia
9 19 (11.66%) HNC
9 19 (11.66%) LTE
9 19 (11.66%) Network Planning
10 18 (11.04%) 2G
10 18 (11.04%) HND
11 17 (10.43%) Back Office
11 17 (10.43%) UNIX
11 17 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (9.20%) SAP
13 14 (8.59%) Service Management
13 14 (8.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 13 (7.98%) NSN NetAct
14 13 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
14 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
15 12 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (7.36%) Banking
15 12 (7.36%) CCNP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (1.23%) Lync
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.86%) Radio Access Network
2 24 (14.72%) 3G
3 19 (11.66%) Firewall
3 19 (11.66%) LTE
4 18 (11.04%) 2G
5 12 (7.36%) GSM
6 10 (6.13%) MPLS
7 9 (5.52%) OSPF
7 9 (5.52%) BGP
7 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.91%) DNS
8 8 (4.91%) HSRP
9 7 (4.29%) RNC
10 6 (3.68%) Wireless
10 6 (3.68%) WAN
10 6 (3.68%) LAN
10 6 (3.68%) UMTS
10 6 (3.68%) Network Security
11 5 (3.07%) SMS
11 5 (3.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.75%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.45%) MS Access
3 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.84%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.07%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.23%) JMeter
4 1 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 34 (20.86%) Finance
2 17 (10.43%) Back Office
3 12 (7.36%) Banking
4 8 (4.91%) Electronics
5 5 (3.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.84%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (12.27%) Analyst
2 18 (11.04%) Project Manager
2 18 (11.04%) RAN Engineer
3 12 (7.36%) Back Office Engineer
4 11 (6.75%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 11 (6.75%) Configuration Engineer
5 10 (6.13%) Security Engineer
5 10 (6.13%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.52%) IP Engineer
7 8 (4.91%) Design Engineer
7 8 (4.91%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 7 (4.29%) Change Analyst
9 6 (3.68%) Performance Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Logistics Manager
9 6 (3.68%) Tester
9 6 (3.68%) Coordinator
9 6 (3.68%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Administrator
9 6 (3.68%) Transmission Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.52%) XML
2 7 (4.29%) SOAP
2 7 (4.29%) XML Messaging
3 5 (3.07%) .NET
4 3 (1.84%) Web Services
5 2 (1.23%) Spring
5 2 (1.23%) JSF
5 2 (1.23%) ICEfaces
5 2 (1.23%) RichFaces
5 2 (1.23%) REST
5 2 (1.23%) WSDL
6 1 (0.61%) EDI
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.29%) PMI
2 7 (4.29%) Statistics
2 7 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.84%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Handset
5 1 (0.61%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) IVR
5 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.61%) DTV
5 1 (0.61%) BYOD
5 1 (0.61%) Life Science
5 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.61%) iPhone
5 1 (0.61%) iPad
5 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.43%) UNIX
2 11 (6.75%) Windows
3 5 (3.07%) Linux
3 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.45%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.23%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.50%) Project Management
2 19 (11.66%) Network Planning
3 17 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (8.59%) Service Management
5 12 (7.36%) ITIL
5 12 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.75%) Logistics
7 9 (5.52%) Incident Management
7 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.52%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.52%) Change Management
8 8 (4.91%) Test Management
9 7 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (4.29%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (4.29%) Business Development
10 6 (3.68%) Supply Chain Management
10 6 (3.68%) Performance Engineering
10 6 (3.68%) Change Control
10 6 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.68%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.09%) SQL
2 20 (12.27%) Perl
3 11 (6.75%) PL/SQL
4 10 (6.13%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.45%) Java
6 3 (1.84%) C
7 1 (0.61%) C++
7 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (12.88%) Degree
2 19 (11.66%) HNC
3 18 (11.04%) HND
4 13 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
5 12 (7.36%) CCNP
6 10 (6.13%) PMI Certification
7 8 (4.91%) CCNA
8 5 (3.07%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.84%) PMP
10 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.23%) CCIE
10 2 (1.23%) CCVP
10 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.61%) ACCA
11 1 (0.61%) CIMA
11 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) NSN NetAct
2 6 (3.68%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.84%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.23%) SCCM
4 2 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.61%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.61%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.61%) Puppet
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (20.25%) Ericsson
2 28 (17.18%) Oracle
3 21 (12.88%) Cisco
4 19 (11.66%) Nokia
5 15 (9.20%) SAP
6 14 (8.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 11 (6.75%) Nortel
8 9 (5.52%) F5
9 8 (4.91%) VMware
9 8 (4.91%) Microsoft
10 7 (4.29%) HP
11 6 (3.68%) NEC
12 5 (3.07%) Mapinfo
13 4 (2.45%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.45%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.84%) NCR
14 3 (1.84%) Apple
15 2 (1.23%) Citrix
15 2 (1.23%) Huawei
15 2 (1.23%) Fortinet
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