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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 54 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.27% 3.11% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.90% 6.40% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £238 £323 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.35% +193.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £16.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.37% -33.33%
Telecoms
Scotland

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
276 422 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.88% 48.56% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 212 149
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) IPsec
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) Avaya
2 4 (21.05%) MPLS
2 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 4 (21.05%) BGP
2 4 (21.05%) Broadband
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) NEBOSH
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) ATM
4 2 (10.53%) FDDI
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
4 2 (10.53%) ISDN
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) BGP
1 4 (21.05%) Broadband
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) IPsec
1 4 (21.05%) MPLS
1 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) ATM
3 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.53%) FDDI
3 2 (10.53%) ISDN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) DMZ
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
3 2 (10.53%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO
4 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Microservices
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Governance
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) NEBOSH
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Avaya
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds