The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 20 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 28 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.19% 5.57% 8.49%
As % of the General category 10.85% 12.50% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 20
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£525 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +54.28%
Telecoms
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
258 144 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 57.08% 44.58% 57.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 116 184
Average daily rate £450 £430 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Swindon region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Swindon region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) Banking
3 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (15.69%) Cisco
6 7 (13.73%) Firewall
6 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (13.73%) LTE
6 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
7 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
7 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 6 (11.76%) Juniper
8 5 (9.80%) McAfee
8 5 (9.80%) Perl
8 5 (9.80%) Windows
8 5 (9.80%) WCDMA
8 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) Business Transformation
9 4 (7.84%) Network Security
9 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.84%) ITIL
9 4 (7.84%) Internet
9 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.88%) CISSP
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (5.88%) XML
10 3 (5.88%) SAP
10 3 (5.88%) N-Tier

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Firewall
1 7 (13.73%) LTE
2 5 (9.80%) WCDMA
3 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 4 (7.84%) Network Security
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (3.92%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) OSPF
6 1 (1.96%) BGP
6 1 (1.96%) H.323
6 1 (1.96%) IPv4
6 1 (1.96%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.96%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) MSI
2 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Designer
3 5 (9.80%) Development Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (5.88%) Business Architect
4 3 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (5.88%) Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Tester
4 3 (5.88%) Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Project Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Business Solution Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Lead Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Lead Designer
5 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) HTML5
2 2 (3.92%) CSS3
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.96%) WinForms
3 1 (1.96%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.88%) Tandem
3 2 (3.92%) W3C
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) DTV
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.96%) Handset
4 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
4 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.84%) Business Transformation
4 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.96%) Product Marketing
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.96%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) Perl
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VBScript
3 1 (1.96%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) CISSP
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CISA
4 2 (3.92%) CISM
4 2 (3.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) HND
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) CCSE
5 1 (1.96%) CEH
5 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.96%) Snort
2 1 (1.96%) Nmap
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Nessus
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco
2 6 (11.76%) Juniper
3 5 (9.80%) McAfee
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
5 3 (5.88%) F5
5 3 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
6 2 (3.92%) IronPort
6 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 2 (3.92%) Adobe
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) Nokia
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Remedy
7 1 (1.96%) BMC
7 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £0.0000 per month
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £520 - £570 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £566 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £510 - £570 per day
Posted: 24 days ago