The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 46 64 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.72% 9.45% 9.12%
As % of the General category 17.10% 19.75% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 19
Average daily rate
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£394 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £25.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-43.60% -29.57%
Telecoms
South West

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

General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
269 324 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 39.27% 47.86% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 230 168
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £548 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 10
Average hourly rate £31.25 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.25 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Swindon +2 37 £388 -13.88% 7
Salisbury +4 3 - -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 54 (46.55%) Finance
2 40 (34.48%) Banking
3 33 (28.45%) SC Cleared
3 33 (28.45%) Security Cleared
4 20 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 16 (13.79%) 3G
5 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 16 (13.79%) ITIL
6 13 (11.21%) Oracle
7 12 (10.34%) Project Management
8 11 (9.48%) Linux
9 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
9 10 (8.62%) PMI
9 10 (8.62%) PMI Certification
9 10 (8.62%) Migration
10 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
11 8 (6.90%) Nokia
11 8 (6.90%) Windows
11 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
12 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared
12 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (6.03%) Solaris
12 7 (6.03%) MS Project
12 7 (6.03%) MS Office
12 7 (6.03%) Java
12 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (5.17%) C

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.59%) Apache
2 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.72%) CMS
3 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) SAS
3 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.86%) Lync
4 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Project
1 7 (6.03%) MS Office
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) 3G
2 6 (5.17%) Network Security
3 5 (4.31%) 4G
3 5 (4.31%) IPsec
3 5 (4.31%) LAN
3 5 (4.31%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.45%) WAN
4 4 (3.45%) 2G
4 4 (3.45%) SAN
4 4 (3.45%) Firewall
5 3 (2.59%) QSIG
5 3 (2.59%) H.323
5 3 (2.59%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.59%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (2.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (2.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (2.59%) PBX
5 3 (2.59%) VoIP
5 3 (2.59%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) MySQL
1 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (0.86%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) JIRA
General
1 54 (46.55%) Finance
2 40 (34.48%) Banking
3 5 (4.31%) Billing
3 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.31%) Electronics
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
5 3 (2.59%) Back Office
5 3 (2.59%) Marketing
6 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (18.97%) Analyst
2 17 (14.66%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.07%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.21%) Designer
5 11 (9.48%) Project Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Telecoms Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Documentation Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Design Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.31%) PMO Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Financial Business Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Developer
10 4 (3.45%) UI Designer
10 4 (3.45%) Digital Designer
11 3 (2.59%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.72%) CSS
2 2 (1.72%) XML
2 2 (1.72%) Middleware
2 2 (1.72%) HTML
2 2 (1.72%) .NET
2 2 (1.72%) JSON
2 2 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (0.86%) J2EE
3 1 (0.86%) Ajax
3 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) PMI
2 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.59%) Wiki
3 3 (2.59%) DTV
3 3 (2.59%) IVR
4 2 (1.72%) BYOD
4 2 (1.72%) DataPower
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) CESG
5 1 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.86%) Statistics
5 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Linux
2 8 (6.90%) Windows
3 7 (6.03%) Solaris
3 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (3.45%) UNIX
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.24%) PRINCE2
2 16 (13.79%) ITIL
2 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 12 (10.34%) Project Management
4 10 (8.62%) Migration
5 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.45%) Supplier Management
8 4 (3.45%) Project Planning
8 4 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.45%) Change Management
8 4 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.45%) Line Management
9 3 (2.59%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (2.59%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (2.59%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (2.59%) ITSM
9 3 (2.59%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.03%) Java
2 6 (5.17%) C
3 5 (4.31%) SQL
4 4 (3.45%) Python
4 4 (3.45%) C++
5 3 (2.59%) Perl
6 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (28.45%) SC Cleared
1 33 (28.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.59%) RHCE
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.59%) CCNP
5 2 (1.72%) ISEB
5 2 (1.72%) CCIE
5 2 (1.72%) CCVP
5 2 (1.72%) Degree
5 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.86%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.86%) APMP
6 1 (0.86%) MCSE
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) SLA
1 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.86%) COREP
2 1 (0.86%) FINREP
2 1 (0.86%) Basel II
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) COBIT
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) Samba
2 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.59%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.86%) Xen
3 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) Puppet
2 2 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.72%) WSUS
2 2 (1.72%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.86%) SCCM
3 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Oracle
2 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.90%) Nokia
4 5 (4.31%) VMware
4 5 (4.31%) Cisco
5 4 (3.45%) Juniper
5 4 (3.45%) McAfee
5 4 (3.45%) Brocade
5 4 (3.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (2.59%) F5
6 3 (2.59%) Actix
6 3 (2.59%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.59%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.59%) Avaya
6 3 (2.59%) Sun
6 3 (2.59%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) IBM
7 2 (1.72%) BT
7 2 (1.72%) Fortinet
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