The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Telecoms Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 611 - 585
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Telecoms Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Telecoms Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer within the UK.

Senior Telecoms Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer within the UK.

Senior Telecoms Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) TDMA

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) TDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) IVR
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds