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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 27 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 86 76 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.03% 5.95% 3.49%
As % of the General category 17.34% 17.67% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 30 24
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £236 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £389 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £350 £366
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.84%
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
496 430 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.78% 33.67% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 249 273
Average daily rate £400 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 26
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -43.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £49.40 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Leatherhead - 39 £400 -
Guildford +1 24 £325 -3.70% 2
Weybridge -4 5 - - 3
Staines -11 2 - - 2
Woking +3 1 £310 +15.34% 1
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - - 2
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (33.11%) SQL
2 40 (27.03%) Security Cleared
3 39 (26.35%) SC Cleared
3 39 (26.35%) XML
4 37 (25.00%) HP
5 35 (23.65%) SOAP
5 35 (23.65%) Test Management
6 34 (22.97%) HP Quality Center
6 34 (22.97%) XML Messaging
7 33 (22.30%) Perl
7 33 (22.30%) PL/SQL
8 32 (21.62%) Finance
8 32 (21.62%) Use Case
8 32 (21.62%) SoapUI
9 29 (19.59%) UNIX
10 28 (18.92%) Oracle
11 23 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (14.19%) ISTQB
12 21 (14.19%) Project Management
13 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
13 20 (13.51%) Test Planning
14 19 (12.84%) Shell Script
15 18 (12.16%) TCP/IP
15 18 (12.16%) Degree
15 18 (12.16%) Validation
16 17 (11.49%) Windows
17 16 (10.81%) Test Scripting
17 16 (10.81%) Security Testing
18 14 (9.46%) MS Excel
19 13 (8.78%) Banking

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Metrica
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) PaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
1 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.16%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (4.73%) WAN
4 6 (4.05%) GSM
5 5 (3.38%) LAN
5 5 (3.38%) UMTS
5 5 (3.38%) MPLS
6 3 (2.03%) Firewall
6 3 (2.03%) 2G
6 3 (2.03%) LTE
6 3 (2.03%) Network Security
6 3 (2.03%) VoIP
6 3 (2.03%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.03%) Internet
6 3 (2.03%) 3G
7 2 (1.35%) FTP
7 2 (1.35%) VPN
7 2 (1.35%) DNS
7 2 (1.35%) WLAN
7 2 (1.35%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.03%) MySQL
4 2 (1.35%) Big Data
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.35%) DTS
4 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 32 (21.62%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.35%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.35%) JMeter
2 2 (1.35%) Serena SBM
3 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) Hudson
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (21.62%) Finance
2 13 (8.78%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Legal
3 4 (2.70%) Back Office
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 2 (1.35%) Law
5 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (24.32%) Analyst
2 21 (14.19%) Test Analyst
3 15 (10.14%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.11%) Architect
5 11 (7.43%) Consultant
6 9 (6.08%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (6.08%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (5.41%) Administrator
7 8 (5.41%) Test Architect
7 8 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Test Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.38%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (2.70%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.35%) XML
2 35 (23.65%) SOAP
3 34 (22.97%) XML Messaging
4 8 (5.41%) Web Services
5 5 (3.38%) EDI
5 5 (3.38%) CGI
6 4 (2.70%) HTML
6 4 (2.70%) .NET
7 3 (2.03%) WSDL
7 3 (2.03%) Spring
7 3 (2.03%) JSF
7 3 (2.03%) jQuery
7 3 (2.03%) ICEfaces
7 3 (2.03%) RichFaces
7 3 (2.03%) REST
8 2 (1.35%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.35%) Ajax
8 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.35%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.38%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.70%) PKI
3 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.35%) STB
5 2 (1.35%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.35%) Statistics
5 2 (1.35%) Streaming Video
5 2 (1.35%) PMI
5 2 (1.35%) W3C
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.68%) DTV
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) IVR
6 1 (0.68%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.59%) UNIX
2 17 (11.49%) Windows
3 11 (7.43%) Linux
4 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.03%) HPUX
4 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.65%) Test Management
2 32 (21.62%) Use Case
3 23 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.19%) Project Management
5 20 (13.51%) Test Planning
6 18 (12.16%) Validation
7 16 (10.81%) Test Scripting
7 16 (10.81%) Security Testing
8 9 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (6.08%) Logistics
8 9 (6.08%) Service Management
9 8 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.41%) Change Control
9 8 (5.41%) Software Deployment
9 8 (5.41%) DevOps
10 7 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.73%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.73%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.05%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (33.11%) SQL
2 33 (22.30%) Perl
2 33 (22.30%) PL/SQL
3 19 (12.84%) Shell Script
4 11 (7.43%) Java
5 6 (4.05%) C
6 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.35%) VBScript
8 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.35%) C#
8 2 (1.35%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.68%) MapBasic
9 1 (0.68%) Korn
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 39 (26.35%) SC Cleared
3 21 (14.19%) ISTQB
4 18 (12.16%) Degree
5 7 (4.73%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.05%) PMP
7 4 (2.70%) CCNP
7 4 (2.70%) CCNA
8 3 (2.03%) HNC
9 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.68%) ACCA
10 1 (0.68%) CIMA
10 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (4.73%) Docker
2 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (22.97%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.73%) Puppet
2 7 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.03%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.68%) OPNET
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (25.00%) HP
2 28 (18.92%) Oracle
3 12 (8.11%) SAP
3 12 (8.11%) Ericsson
4 10 (6.76%) VMware
5 8 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.73%) Cisco
7 6 (4.05%) Mapinfo
8 5 (3.38%) NEC
9 3 (2.03%) Huawei
9 3 (2.03%) NCR
9 3 (2.03%) Nokia
9 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.35%) Avaya
10 2 (1.35%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 2 (1.35%) BT
10 2 (1.35%) Serena
11 1 (0.68%) Mitel
Weybridge, Surrey
Manning GmbH
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Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
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Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £300 per day
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