The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 8 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.45% 2.94% -
As % of the General category 28.57% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
Telecoms
Scotland

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

General Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.58% 29.41% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £290 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.71% +41.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £538 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Telecoms
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) QA

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco