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 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
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 35 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.55% 3.93% 1.26%
As % of the General category 10.93% 10.13% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £350 £225 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -37.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 - -
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
183 237 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.45% 38.85% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 116 180
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £171 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £49.64 - £32.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 15 (55.56%) Project Management
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) LAN
3 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 9 (33.33%) DNA
5 9 (33.33%) Business Transformation
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
7 4 (14.81%) FMCG
8 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
8 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) CCNP
9 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) MS Project
9 2 (7.41%) MS Office
9 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
9 2 (7.41%) 3G
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
9 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.41%) 2G
9 2 (7.41%) Statistics
9 2 (7.41%) Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) 2G
2 2 (7.41%) 3G
2 2 (7.41%) 4G
3 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.70%) Broadband
3 1 (3.70%) DPNSS
3 1 (3.70%) Q.931
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Cabling Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Senior PMO
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Radio Planner
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Installation Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Director
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) FMCG
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Project Management
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 9 (33.33%) DNA
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Fraud Detection
6 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Statistics
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNP
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Aruba
3 1 (3.70%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Netezza
3 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
3 1 (3.70%) Talend