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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 38 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 62 96 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.23% 6.87% 6.39%
As % of the General category 15.23% 19.20% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 35
Average daily rate £380 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.68% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £233 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +26.92%
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
407 500 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.35% 35.77% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 262 251
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +85.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.35 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.30 £45.32 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 22 £345 +22.12% 13
Leatherhead -17 8 £475 +40.74% 2
Reigate - 7 £185 - 2
Staines +11 2 - - 3
Redhill - 2 - -
Camberley 0 1 £131 -72.42%
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (27.35%) Project Management
1 32 (27.35%) Finance
2 24 (20.51%) Manufacturing
2 24 (20.51%) SAP
3 22 (18.80%) Linux
3 22 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.80%) 3G
3 22 (18.80%) Electronics
3 22 (18.80%) Programme Management
3 22 (18.80%) LTE
4 21 (17.95%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (17.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 21 (17.95%) Marketing
5 19 (16.24%) 2G
5 19 (16.24%) Ericsson
6 18 (15.38%) Huawei
7 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.68%) Windows
8 15 (12.82%) Nokia
9 14 (11.97%) ITIL
9 14 (11.97%) Degree
9 14 (11.97%) Radio Access Network
10 13 (11.11%) GSM
10 13 (11.11%) MPLS
10 13 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (10.26%) UMTS
11 12 (10.26%) Wireless
11 12 (10.26%) Back Office
11 12 (10.26%) 4G
11 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (1.71%) JBoss
2 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.42%) MS Office
4 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (17.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Minerva
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.85%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.80%) 3G
1 22 (18.80%) LTE
2 19 (16.24%) 2G
3 14 (11.97%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (11.11%) GSM
4 13 (11.11%) MPLS
5 12 (10.26%) 4G
5 12 (10.26%) UMTS
5 12 (10.26%) Wireless
6 9 (7.69%) DNS
6 9 (7.69%) Firewall
6 9 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (6.84%) Diameter Protocol
7 8 (6.84%) LAN
7 8 (6.84%) RANAP
7 8 (6.84%) RTP
8 7 (5.98%) WAN
9 6 (5.13%) ATM
9 6 (5.13%) Ethernet
9 6 (5.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.71%) DTS
3 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.85%) MS Access
4 1 (0.85%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) JIRA
2 8 (6.84%) Subversion
2 8 (6.84%) Trac
3 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.71%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.71%) Selenium
4 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (27.35%) Finance
2 24 (20.51%) Manufacturing
3 22 (18.80%) Electronics
4 21 (17.95%) Marketing
5 12 (10.26%) Back Office
6 2 (1.71%) Billing
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (12.82%) Project Manager
2 13 (11.11%) Analyst
3 11 (9.40%) Back Office Engineer
3 11 (9.40%) Transmission Engineer
4 9 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Consultant
7 6 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) RAN Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.27%) EDI Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Environment Manager
8 5 (4.27%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.27%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (6.84%) STL
1 8 (6.84%) XML
2 5 (4.27%) EDI
2 5 (4.27%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 3 (2.56%) SOAP
3 3 (2.56%) XML Messaging
4 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.71%) ADO.NET
4 2 (1.71%) Ajax
4 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.71%) DHTML
4 2 (1.71%) HTML
4 2 (1.71%) jQuery
4 2 (1.71%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.71%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (1.71%) WinForms
5 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.42%) Smart Energy
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) PKI
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.71%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.71%) PMI
6 2 (1.71%) STB
6 2 (1.71%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.85%) IVR
7 1 (0.85%) Life Science
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Linux
2 16 (13.68%) Windows
3 9 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.98%) Unix
5 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.56%) HPUX
7 1 (0.85%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) Project Management
2 22 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (18.80%) Programme Management
3 21 (17.95%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.97%) ITIL
6 10 (8.55%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.69%) OO
7 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.98%) Integration Testing
8 7 (5.98%) Line Management
8 7 (5.98%) Logistics
9 6 (5.13%) Change Control
9 6 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.27%) Demand Management
10 5 (4.27%) High Availability
10 5 (4.27%) Migration
10 5 (4.27%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.27%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.84%) C++
1 8 (6.84%) Java
1 8 (6.84%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) C
3 3 (2.56%) Perl
3 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.71%) C#
4 2 (1.71%) Embedded C
4 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.71%) VBScript
5 1 (0.85%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Degree
2 13 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 8 (6.84%) HNC
7 7 (5.98%) CCNP
7 7 (5.98%) PMP
8 6 (5.13%) HND
9 4 (3.42%) APMP
10 3 (2.56%) CCNA
11 2 (1.71%) CCIE
12 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.85%) MBA
12 1 (0.85%) MCDST
12 1 (0.85%) MCITP
12 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.71%) Docker
5 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.56%) SCOM
3 2 (1.71%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.85%) OPNET
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (20.51%) SAP
2 19 (16.24%) Ericsson
3 18 (15.38%) Huawei
4 15 (12.82%) Nokia
5 11 (9.40%) BT
5 11 (9.40%) Cisco
5 11 (9.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 11 (9.40%) VMware
6 8 (6.84%) Siemens
7 7 (5.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 7 (5.98%) NetCracker
8 6 (5.13%) NEC
8 6 (5.13%) ZTE
9 5 (4.27%) HP
9 5 (4.27%) Mapinfo
10 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
10 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.42%) Oracle
10 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.56%) Citrix
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