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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 14 32 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 59 21 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.08% 4.24% 11.52%
As % of the General category 18.55% 11.60% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 50
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£438 £345 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.81% -13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £453 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 £41.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.19% -2.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £27.09 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-22.46% +2.20%
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
318 181 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.56% 36.57% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 139 273
Average daily rate £440 £430 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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 20 October 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 20 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
Swindon +2 19 £400 -0.62% 17
Salisbury -7 6 - -
Corsham -5 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £438 - 6
Melksham - - - -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 71 (60.17%) Security Cleared
2 47 (39.83%) SC Cleared
3 43 (36.44%) ITIL
3 43 (36.44%) Windows
4 41 (34.75%) MS Excel
5 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
6 35 (29.66%) DV Cleared
7 33 (27.97%) Finance
8 28 (23.73%) Firewall
9 27 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (21.19%) Active Directory
10 25 (21.19%) HP
10 25 (21.19%) Linux
11 24 (20.34%) VMware
12 21 (17.80%) Symantec
12 21 (17.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 19 (16.10%) DHCP
13 19 (16.10%) DNS
14 18 (15.25%) SLA
14 18 (15.25%) SCCM
15 17 (14.41%) Cisco
15 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (13.56%) NetBackup
16 16 (13.56%) HP SIM
17 15 (12.71%) Project Management
18 14 (11.86%) Banking
18 14 (11.86%) PowerShell
18 14 (11.86%) ITIL V3
19 13 (11.02%) vSphere
19 13 (11.02%) Windows 7

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.39%) MS Project Server
5 3 (2.54%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (34.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.24%) MS Office
3 4 (3.39%) AutoCAD
4 3 (2.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.73%) Firewall
2 19 (16.10%) DHCP
2 19 (16.10%) DNS
3 8 (6.78%) Network Security
4 7 (5.93%) LTE
5 6 (5.08%) VPN
5 6 (5.08%) ATM
5 6 (5.08%) LAN
5 6 (5.08%) WAN
6 5 (4.24%) WCDMA
7 4 (3.39%) Multicast
7 4 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.39%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (2.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (2.54%) VoIP
8 3 (2.54%) 2G
8 3 (2.54%) 3G
9 2 (1.69%) 802.11
9 2 (1.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.85%) HBase
3 1 (0.85%) Voldemort
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.85%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MSI
2 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.69%) Valgrind
3 2 (1.69%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.69%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.85%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.85%) AdminStudio
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.39%) Electronics
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (16.95%) Administrator
2 17 (14.41%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (11.86%) Architect
4 13 (11.02%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.32%) Storage Administrator
5 11 (9.32%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 10 (8.47%) Network Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Applications Packager
8 7 (5.93%) Designer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.24%) Hardware Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Development Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Designer
11 4 (3.39%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.17%) JSP
2 6 (5.08%) Software Packaging
3 5 (4.24%) Web Services
3 5 (4.24%) .NET
4 4 (3.39%) XML
5 3 (2.54%) WCF
5 3 (2.54%) Ajax
5 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.54%) Leaflet
6 2 (1.69%) XSLT
7 1 (0.85%) WinForms
7 1 (0.85%) RESTful
7 1 (0.85%) REST
7 1 (0.85%) JSON
7 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
1 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.39%) Wiki
2 4 (3.39%) Web 2.0
2 4 (3.39%) Statistics
3 3 (2.54%) DTV
4 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.85%) Open Source
5 1 (0.85%) RMADS
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Handset
5 1 (0.85%) CESG
5 1 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.85%) Tandem
5 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.44%) Windows
2 27 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.19%) Linux
4 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (11.02%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (7.63%) UNIX
8 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.69%) VxWorks
9 2 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) ITIL
2 15 (12.71%) Project Management
3 14 (11.86%) ITIL V3
4 12 (10.17%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (10.17%) Software Distribution
5 11 (9.32%) Capacity Management
6 8 (6.78%) TOGAF
7 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.93%) UML
8 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.08%) ArchiMate
8 6 (5.08%) Change Control
8 6 (5.08%) Line Management
9 5 (4.24%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.24%) Information Assurance
9 5 (4.24%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.24%) Business Continuity
9 5 (4.24%) Migration
9 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.24%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.86%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.93%) Perl
3 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.24%) C
4 5 (4.24%) C#
4 5 (4.24%) SQL
5 3 (2.54%) C++
6 2 (1.69%) Java
6 2 (1.69%) Python
6 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.69%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (60.17%) Security Cleared
2 47 (39.83%) SC Cleared
3 35 (29.66%) DV Cleared
4 12 (10.17%) CCNP
4 12 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.08%) CCNA
6 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.69%) CISSP
7 2 (1.69%) Degree
7 2 (1.69%) CISA
7 2 (1.69%) CISM
8 1 (0.85%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.85%) CIMA
8 1 (0.85%) CCSE
8 1 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.85%) RHCE
8 1 (0.85%) ACCA
8 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.25%) SLA
2 7 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 25 (21.19%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.02%) vSphere
3 8 (6.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.24%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.39%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.69%) Firmware
6 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.85%) Snort
7 1 (0.85%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 21 (17.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 18 (15.25%) SCCM
3 16 (13.56%) HP SIM
3 16 (13.56%) NetBackup
4 7 (5.93%) AppDNA
5 6 (5.08%) SCOM
6 5 (4.24%) WSUS
7 4 (3.39%) HP NNM
7 4 (3.39%) OpenView
7 4 (3.39%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (2.54%) NSN NetAct
9 2 (1.69%) Nagios
9 2 (1.69%) Nessus
10 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.85%) MOM
10 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.85%) Puppet
10 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.19%) HP
3 24 (20.34%) VMware
4 21 (17.80%) Symantec
5 17 (14.41%) Cisco
6 11 (9.32%) 3PAR
7 7 (5.93%) Citrix
7 7 (5.93%) Juniper
8 5 (4.24%) Oracle
8 5 (4.24%) SAP
8 5 (4.24%) BT
8 5 (4.24%) Lumension
9 4 (3.39%) F5
9 4 (3.39%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.39%) Brocade
9 4 (3.39%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.39%) McAfee
9 4 (3.39%) Nokia
10 3 (2.54%) Mapinfo
10 3 (2.54%) Sourcefire
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