The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 30 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 10 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.86% 3.90% 2.07%
As % of the General category 14.49% 22.22% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £353 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £255 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -33.33%
Telecoms
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 90 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.71% 17.54% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 48
Median daily rate £375 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £35.00 £97.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) JMeter
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) Xcode
2 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
2 3 (18.75%) iOS SDK
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) WLAN
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Smallworld
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JMeter
1 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
1 3 (18.75%) Xcode
2 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) C++ Developer
2 3 (18.75%) iOS Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Objective-C Developer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (18.75%) iOS SDK
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) COM
4 1 (6.25%) JSF
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
1 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
1 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 2 (12.50%) BDD
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Magik
3 1 (6.25%) SOQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Siebel
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