The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 12 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.79% 1.02% 4.03%
As % of the General category 10.00% 5.56% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £410 - £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +60.00%

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.86% 18.37% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 19
Median daily rate £410 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.67% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £353 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £443 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
1 6 (85.71%) Programme Management
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) EasyMock
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat