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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 60 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.78% 2.64% 1.58%
As % of the General category 2.06% 5.18% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £380 £258 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.57% -15.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -38.00%
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
243 444 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.67% 50.98% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 236 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +255.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 May 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 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (14.81%) CIPD
3 4 (14.81%) Process Architecture
3 4 (14.81%) MPLS
3 4 (14.81%) OSPF
3 4 (14.81%) BGP
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) IPsec
3 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) Avaya
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (11.11%) Broadband
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) Publishing
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) E-business
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management

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 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) BGP
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) IPsec
1 4 (14.81%) MPLS
1 4 (14.81%) OSPF
2 3 (11.11%) Broadband
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) 2G
4 1 (3.70%) 3G
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) IPv4
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) UMTS
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Process Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) HR Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) MIS Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Process Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) E-business
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Case Management
5 1 (3.70%) Defect Management
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Human Resource Management
5 1 (3.70%) Microservices
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CCNP
1 4 (14.81%) CIPD
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) CBAP
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Huawei
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Siemens
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds