The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.19% 1.24% 2.81%
As % of the General category 7.62% 5.36% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£375 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -13.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +18.33%
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
105 56 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 28.77% 23.24% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 49
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -31.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £21.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £23.25 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Warwick - 1 £288 -
Kenilworth - - - -
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Test-First Development
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) GPON
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
1 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Consultant
2 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
2 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Designer
2 1 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Head of Technology
2 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) CAD Designer
2 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Test-First Development
2 2 (12.50%) BDD
2 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) Talend