The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 30 33 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 18 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.64% 3.77% 1.07%
As % of the General category 11.54% 9.62% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £404 £113 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+258.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-71.67% +23.07%

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

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
156 260 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.52% 39.22% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 130 159
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £33.71 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +110.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 15 (51.72%) LAN
1 15 (51.72%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 9 (31.03%) DNA
4 9 (31.03%) Business Transformation
4 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
7 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
7 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 4 (13.79%) FMCG
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.34%) CCNP
8 3 (10.34%) Change Control
8 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
9 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.90%) Network Optimisation
9 2 (6.90%) Fraud Detection
9 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
9 2 (6.90%) FDDI
9 2 (6.90%) 2G
9 2 (6.90%) 3G
9 2 (6.90%) CCNA
9 2 (6.90%) ATM
9 2 (6.90%) ISDN
9 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (6.90%) Ethernet

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 15 (51.72%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) 2G
3 2 (6.90%) 3G
3 2 (6.90%) 4G
3 2 (6.90%) ATM
3 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.90%) FDDI
3 2 (6.90%) ISDN
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) Broadband
4 1 (3.45%) DPNSS
4 1 (3.45%) Q.931
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Cabling Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Senior PMO
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Radio Planner
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) FMCG
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
5 2 (6.90%) CCTV
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Statistics
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Business Transformation
3 9 (31.03%) DNA
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Control
5 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Fraud Detection
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design
7 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) User Stories
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Aruba
2 1 (3.45%) F5
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Netezza
2 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
2 1 (3.45%) Talend