The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 31 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 10 14 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.00% 8.81% 34.27%
As % of the General category 24.39% 21.54% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
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£260 £625 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.40% +30.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.96% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.06% -21.81%
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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 Warrington region.

General Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 65 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.50% 40.88% 47.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 11
Average daily rate £400 £495 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% +41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £639 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 18 (64.29%) 3G
2 16 (57.14%) GSM
3 13 (46.43%) LTE
4 12 (42.86%) 4G
4 12 (42.86%) 2G
5 9 (32.14%) Network Design
5 9 (32.14%) Ericsson
5 9 (32.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 9 (32.14%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
6 8 (28.57%) RNC
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Nortel
7 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.00%) GPRS
7 7 (25.00%) WCDMA
7 7 (25.00%) HSPA
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 7 (25.00%) Huawei
7 7 (25.00%) Resource Management
8 6 (21.43%) Statistics
8 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) BT
8 6 (21.43%) Network Planning
8 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) Degree

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) 3G
2 16 (57.14%) GSM
3 13 (46.43%) LTE
4 12 (42.86%) 4G
4 12 (42.86%) 2G
5 9 (32.14%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (28.57%) RNC
7 7 (25.00%) HSPA
7 7 (25.00%) GPRS
7 7 (25.00%) WCDMA
8 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
9 3 (10.71%) UMTS
10 2 (7.14%) ATM
10 2 (7.14%) SDH
11 1 (3.57%) LAN
11 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Performance Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Transition Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Network Planner
4 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Controller
4 1 (3.57%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.57%) RF Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.57%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Statistics
2 2 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Network Design
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (21.43%) Network Planning
4 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) Network Management
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Data Entry
6 4 (14.29%) eTOM
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) OO
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C
1 2 (7.14%) C++
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.14%) Python
1 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Ericsson
1 9 (32.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 7 (25.00%) Huawei
2 7 (25.00%) Nortel
3 6 (21.43%) BT
4 4 (14.29%) Mapinfo
4 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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