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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 7 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 75 44 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.53% 7.84% 13.99%
As % of the General category 23.96% 20.85% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 50
Average daily rate
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£425 £445 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-40.84% +10.93%
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
313 211 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.96% 37.61% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 142 200
Average daily rate £425 £420 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -18.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Swindon -5 30 £413 -8.33% 5
Salisbury -2 5 - -
Chippenham - - - - 2
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 57 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (35.09%) ITIL
2 40 (35.09%) Windows
3 36 (31.58%) MS Excel
4 34 (29.82%) Finance
5 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
6 28 (24.56%) SC Cleared
7 26 (22.81%) Cisco
8 25 (21.93%) HP
9 24 (21.05%) DV Cleared
10 23 (20.18%) VMware
10 23 (20.18%) Banking
11 21 (18.42%) Firewall
11 21 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (17.54%) Linux
13 19 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 18 (15.79%) SCCM
14 18 (15.79%) PowerShell
15 17 (14.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 17 (14.91%) Symantec
16 15 (13.16%) DNS
16 15 (13.16%) ITIL V3
17 14 (12.28%) SLA
17 14 (12.28%) DHCP
17 14 (12.28%) Project Management
18 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (11.40%) Windows 7
19 12 (10.53%) HP SIM
19 12 (10.53%) Software Distribution
19 12 (10.53%) JSP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 5 (4.39%) MS Project
3 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.51%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.42%) Firewall
2 15 (13.16%) DNS
3 14 (12.28%) DHCP
4 9 (7.89%) Network Security
5 8 (7.02%) LTE
6 7 (6.14%) WAN
6 7 (6.14%) LAN
7 6 (5.26%) WCDMA
8 5 (4.39%) ATM
8 5 (4.39%) VPN
9 4 (3.51%) SAN
9 4 (3.51%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.51%) Multicast
10 3 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (2.63%) 2G
10 3 (2.63%) 3G
11 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.75%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MSI
2 2 (1.75%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.75%) Valgrind
3 1 (0.88%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.88%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 23 (20.18%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (14.04%) Administrator
2 13 (11.40%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (9.65%) Analyst
4 10 (8.77%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.02%) Architect
5 8 (7.02%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Applications Packager
6 7 (6.14%) Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Storage Administrator
6 7 (6.14%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Designer
9 4 (3.51%) Development Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) JSP
2 6 (5.26%) Software Packaging
3 3 (2.63%) XML
3 3 (2.63%) .NET
4 2 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (0.88%) XSLT
5 1 (0.88%) WinForms
5 1 (0.88%) JSON
5 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.88%) WCF
5 1 (0.88%) RESTful
5 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.51%) Web 2.0
2 4 (3.51%) Statistics
2 4 (3.51%) Wiki
3 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.75%) Firmware
3 2 (1.75%) DTV
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Clustering
4 1 (0.88%) CESG
4 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.88%) Open Source
4 1 (0.88%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 40 (35.09%) Windows
2 21 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (17.54%) Linux
4 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (11.40%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.02%) UNIX
7 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.75%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.09%) ITIL
2 15 (13.16%) ITIL V3
3 14 (12.28%) Project Management
4 12 (10.53%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (10.53%) Software Distribution
5 7 (6.14%) Capacity Management
5 7 (6.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.26%) Change Control
7 5 (4.39%) Information Assurance
7 5 (4.39%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.39%) TOGAF
7 5 (4.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (4.39%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.39%) UML
8 4 (3.51%) SSADM
8 4 (3.51%) Test Automation
8 4 (3.51%) Network Management
8 4 (3.51%) ArchiMate
8 4 (3.51%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.77%) Perl
3 6 (5.26%) Ruby
3 6 (5.26%) Python
4 4 (3.51%) C
5 3 (2.63%) SQL
5 3 (2.63%) VBScript
6 2 (1.75%) VB
6 2 (1.75%) VBA
6 2 (1.75%) C#
6 2 (1.75%) C++
6 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.75%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (24.56%) SC Cleared
3 24 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 11 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (9.65%) CCNP
5 7 (6.14%) CCNA
6 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.63%) Degree
7 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.75%) PhD
8 1 (0.88%) MCSE
8 1 (0.88%) ISEB
8 1 (0.88%) RHCE
8 1 (0.88%) ACCA
8 1 (0.88%) CIMA
8 1 (0.88%) MCITP
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.75%) Basel II
5 1 (0.88%) GPG13
5 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.02%) vSphere
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.39%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (4.39%) vCloud
5 3 (2.63%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.88%) Snort
6 1 (0.88%) Squid
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (15.79%) SCCM
2 17 (14.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (10.53%) HP SIM
3 12 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.14%) AppDNA
5 6 (5.26%) SCOM
6 5 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (4.39%) WSUS
7 4 (3.51%) HP NNM
7 4 (3.51%) OpenView
7 4 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
9 2 (1.75%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.88%) MOM
10 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.88%) Nagios
10 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.81%) Cisco
3 25 (21.93%) HP
4 23 (20.18%) VMware
5 17 (14.91%) Symantec
6 10 (8.77%) 3PAR
7 7 (6.14%) Citrix
8 5 (4.39%) Juniper
8 5 (4.39%) BT
8 5 (4.39%) Lumension
9 4 (3.51%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.51%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.51%) Brocade
9 4 (3.51%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.51%) SAP
9 4 (3.51%) McAfee
9 4 (3.51%) Nokia
10 3 (2.63%) IronPort
10 3 (2.63%) F5
10 3 (2.63%) Mapinfo
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