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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 31 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.40% 0.94% 3.32%
As % of the General category 10.14% 4.88% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Median daily rate £288 £370 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.29% +59.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £169 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £409 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.32 - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £22.09
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -32.08%
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 82 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.63% 19.25% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 49 54
Median daily rate £363 £388 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +44.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £650 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.91 £39.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.54% +99.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £35.30 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.18 £43.75 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 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 7 (41.18%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Android
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Xcode
3 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 3 (17.65%) JMeter
3 3 (17.65%) Electronics
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
3 3 (17.65%) iOS SDK
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
3 3 (17.65%) iOS Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JMeter
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
1 3 (17.65%) Xcode
2 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Android Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Games
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) iOS Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (17.65%) iOS SDK
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Material Design
4 1 (5.88%) RxJava
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
1 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
1 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
2 2 (11.76%) BDD
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Memory Management
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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