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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 35 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.51% 4.41% 2.52%
As % of the General category 11.84% 23.40% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £330 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £37.25 £32.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% +27.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.06% -34.69%
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
76 94 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.17% 18.84% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 49
Median daily rate £350 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £309 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £32.50 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £32.50 £100.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 24 July 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 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Xcode
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) WLAN
2 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) SOQL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) Magik
3 1 (10.00%) Smallworld
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics

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 (10.00%) Smallworld
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Xcode
2 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Perl Scripter
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) COM
2 1 (10.00%) JSF
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Magik
3 1 (10.00%) SOQL
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Siebel
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