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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 48 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 23 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.64% 1.58% 1.35%
As % of the General category 5.18% 3.97% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
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£258 £305 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.57% -28.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £9.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -9.09%
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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
444 277 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.98% 39.86% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 144 227
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £449 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 8
Average hourly rate £33.75 £9.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.10 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £9.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) Banking
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
5 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
6 4 (12.12%) SAS
6 4 (12.12%) Broadband
6 4 (12.12%) MS Office
6 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
6 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) SOAP
7 3 (9.09%) MS Project
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco
8 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) LAN
8 2 (6.06%) SDH

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Broadband
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) SDH
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) 4G
3 1 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) 3G
3 1 (3.03%) MPLS
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
1 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Strategy Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
2 3 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) JPA
3 1 (3.03%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (3.03%) Apache CXF
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) JMS
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) E-Procurement
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.03%) Kofax
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
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