The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 25 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 0.94% 5.77% -
As % of the General category 3.85% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £29.59 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-30.70% +9.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

General Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
26 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 24.53% 19.23% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 0
Average daily rate £350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) WF
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP