The table below looks at the statistics for the Telecoms Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Telecommunications
Rank 592 550 539
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Project Manager 32 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 37 22
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £273 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
48652 48803 46653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.48% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31297 30382 27621
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1739 1915 2049
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Telecoms Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Telecoms Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Telecoms Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Telecoms Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Telecoms Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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
England -64 29 £425 +13.33% 2
South East -27 18 £425 +13.33%
Berkshire -18 11 £381 -1.61%
London +1 8 £450 -4.76% 2
Hampshire +6 5 £400 -14.66%
Newbury +8 4 - -
South West -1 3 - -
Reading -22 2 £425 +24.81%
Bristol - 2 - -
Hook - 2 £338 -
Glasgow +14 1 - -
Gloucestershire +12 1 - -
Guildford +5 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 - -
Surrey -7 1 - -
West Midlands -14 1 £275 -24.13%
Coventry - 1 £275 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Hounslow - 1 £425 -
Hammersmith - 1 £450 -
High Wycombe - 1 £425 -
Winchester - 1 £375 -
Farnborough - 1 £425 -

Telecoms Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Telecoms Project Manager 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 Telecoms Project Manager in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 50 (64.10%) Project Management
3 31 (39.74%) PRINCE2
4 14 (17.95%) Finance
5 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.82%) MS Project
6 10 (12.82%) ITIL
7 9 (11.54%) Project Planning
8 7 (8.97%) PMP
8 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
8 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (7.69%) Wireless
9 6 (7.69%) WAN
9 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.41%) Migration
10 5 (6.41%) LAN
11 4 (5.13%) Service Management
11 4 (5.13%) SLA
11 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.13%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
11 4 (5.13%) Billing
11 4 (5.13%) Project Governance
12 3 (3.85%) SDLC
12 3 (3.85%) APMP
12 3 (3.85%) Retail
12 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.85%) PKI

Telecoms Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Telecoms Project Manager 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 Telecoms Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.28%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) WAN
1 6 (7.69%) Wireless
2 5 (6.41%) LAN
3 3 (3.85%) MPLS
3 3 (3.85%) Network Security
3 3 (3.85%) VoIP
4 2 (2.56%) 3G
4 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.56%) MVNO
4 2 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (2.56%) WLAN
5 1 (1.28%) 2G
5 1 (1.28%) 4G
5 1 (1.28%) LTE
5 1 (1.28%) Packet Switching
5 1 (1.28%) SDH
5 1 (1.28%) SMS
5 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.28%) Big Data
General
1 78 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.95%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Billing
4 3 (3.85%) Automotive
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Middleware
1 1 (1.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) PKI
2 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.28%) IVR
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) PMI
3 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) AIX
2 1 (1.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Project Management
2 31 (39.74%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
5 9 (11.54%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.41%) Migration
7 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.13%) Project Governance
7 4 (5.13%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.13%) Service Management
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.85%) Change Management
8 3 (3.85%) CRM
8 3 (3.85%) SDLC
9 2 (2.56%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.56%) Logistics
9 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
1 7 (8.97%) PMP
1 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) APMP
4 1 (1.28%) APMG
4 1 (1.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.28%) CCNP
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) MCSA
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Siemens
4 1 (1.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.28%) BT
4 1 (1.28%) Citrix
4 1 (1.28%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.28%) Genesys
4 1 (1.28%) Huawei
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Mitel
4 1 (1.28%) NetCracker
4 1 (1.28%) Nokia
4 1 (1.28%) Nortel
4 1 (1.28%) Pega
4 1 (1.28%) Polycom
4 1 (1.28%) Remedy
4 1 (1.28%) SAP