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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 13 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 110 118 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.42% 9.16% 4.56%
As % of the General category 20.26% 23.32% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 38
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 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.50 £28.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £139.50 £67.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-36.84% -8.06%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
543 506 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.61% 39.29% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 228 289
Average daily rate £375 £385 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £574 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 30
Average hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.10 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.10 £51.20 £43.00
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 23 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 23 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 23 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 62 £358 +11.71% 3
Staines -2 6 - -
Camberley -1 3 £163 -7.14%
Woking -13 2 £488 -
Chertsey - 2 - - 1
Leatherhead -8 1 £450 +47.54%
Farnham - 1 - -
Godalming - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Tadworth - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 (25.79%) Ericsson
2 32 (16.84%) Project Management
3 31 (16.32%) Radio Access Network
4 29 (15.26%) Degree
5 28 (14.74%) Ethernet
6 27 (14.21%) NEC
6 27 (14.21%) Finance
7 25 (13.16%) 3G
8 24 (12.63%) ITIL
9 23 (12.11%) PRINCE2
10 21 (11.05%) Cisco
10 21 (11.05%) Logistics
10 21 (11.05%) LTE
11 20 (10.53%) Huawei
11 20 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 18 (9.47%) MS Excel
12 18 (9.47%) Change Management
13 17 (8.95%) Service Delivery
13 17 (8.95%) Linux
13 17 (8.95%) Project Planning
14 16 (8.42%) PMI Certification
14 16 (8.42%) Migration
15 15 (7.89%) 2G
15 15 (7.89%) Firewall
15 15 (7.89%) Windows
16 14 (7.37%) SQL
17 13 (6.84%) ATM
17 13 (6.84%) Security Cleared
17 13 (6.84%) Change Control
18 12 (6.32%) SC Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.63%) Apache
3 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Lync
5 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.32%) MS Office
3 4 (2.11%) MS Project
3 4 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.58%) Maximo
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.32%) Radio Access Network
2 28 (14.74%) Ethernet
3 25 (13.16%) 3G
4 21 (11.05%) LTE
5 15 (7.89%) 2G
5 15 (7.89%) Firewall
6 13 (6.84%) ATM
7 11 (5.79%) SDH
7 11 (5.79%) DWDM
8 10 (5.26%) MPLS
9 9 (4.74%) LAN
9 9 (4.74%) WAN
10 6 (3.16%) DNS
10 6 (3.16%) OSPF
10 6 (3.16%) BGP
11 5 (2.63%) 4G
11 5 (2.63%) BT 21CN
11 5 (2.63%) HSRP
11 5 (2.63%) VPN
11 5 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (3.68%) MySQL
2 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.63%) MS Access
4 4 (2.11%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.05%) Big Data
5 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
6 1 (0.53%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.74%) ClearCase
2 3 (1.58%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.05%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.53%) Mockito
4 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.53%) Hudson
4 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Ant
4 1 (0.53%) JUnit
4 1 (0.53%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.53%) Maven
General
1 27 (14.21%) Finance
2 6 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.11%) Billing
3 4 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (1.05%) Electronics
4 2 (1.05%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (13.16%) Project Manager
2 17 (8.95%) Analyst
3 13 (6.84%) Design Engineer
4 12 (6.32%) Transmission Engineer
4 12 (6.32%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 11 (5.79%) Developer
6 10 (5.26%) Architect
6 10 (5.26%) Consultant
7 9 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.74%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.68%) Quality Manager
8 7 (3.68%) Technical Leader
8 7 (3.68%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.16%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.16%) Administrator
10 5 (2.63%) Data Integrity Analyst
10 5 (2.63%) OSS Engineer
10 5 (2.63%) Support Consultant
10 5 (2.63%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.63%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.74%) POSIX
2 6 (3.16%) HTML
3 5 (2.63%) .NET
4 4 (2.11%) CSS
4 4 (2.11%) XML
4 4 (2.11%) jQuery
5 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.05%) Web Services
5 2 (1.05%) VXML
5 2 (1.05%) WCF
6 1 (0.53%) Struts2
6 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.53%) HTML5
6 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (0.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.53%) JPA
6 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.53%) Ajax
6 1 (0.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.26%) DTV
2 7 (3.68%) PMI
3 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.58%) EPoS
5 2 (1.05%) IVR
5 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) Open Source
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.53%) CMDB
6 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.95%) Linux
2 15 (7.89%) Windows
3 10 (5.26%) UNIX
4 5 (2.63%) Solaris
5 4 (2.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.53%) VMS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.84%) Project Management
2 24 (12.63%) ITIL
3 23 (12.11%) PRINCE2
4 21 (11.05%) Logistics
5 18 (9.47%) Change Management
6 17 (8.95%) Service Delivery
6 17 (8.95%) Project Planning
7 16 (8.42%) Migration
8 13 (6.84%) Change Control
9 11 (5.79%) Network Planning
10 10 (5.26%) Network Design
10 10 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 9 (4.74%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.21%) Critical Path Analysis
12 8 (4.21%) Supplier Management
13 7 (3.68%) Business Development
13 7 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.68%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (3.68%) Quality Management
14 6 (3.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.37%) SQL
2 10 (5.26%) C
2 10 (5.26%) Perl
3 9 (4.74%) Java
4 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.58%) PHP
6 3 (1.58%) C#
7 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.05%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) Python
8 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.26%) Degree
2 16 (8.42%) PMI Certification
3 13 (6.84%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (4.74%) PMP
7 8 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.21%) CCNP
8 7 (3.68%) CCIE
8 7 (3.68%) HND
9 6 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (3.16%) ISEB
10 2 (1.05%) HNC
11 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.53%) CCNA
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.53%) MCSE
11 1 (0.53%) MCSA
11 1 (0.53%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.32%) SLA
2 11 (5.79%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) P3O
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.05%) SCCM
2 2 (1.05%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 49 (25.79%) Ericsson
2 27 (14.21%) NEC
3 21 (11.05%) Cisco
4 20 (10.53%) Huawei
4 20 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.32%) Nokia
6 10 (5.26%) Oracle
7 9 (4.74%) Nortel
8 8 (4.21%) BT
8 8 (4.21%) Juniper
9 7 (3.68%) VMware
10 6 (3.16%) Blue Coat
11 5 (2.63%) F5
11 5 (2.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 5 (2.63%) Remedy
11 5 (2.63%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.63%) NetApp
11 5 (2.63%) SAP
11 5 (2.63%) NetCracker
12 4 (2.11%) Primavera
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