The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 42 44 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 14 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.95% 2.81% 8.96%
As % of the General category 6.38% 10.07% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 7
Median daily rate £413 £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £281 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.72 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -33.33%
Telecoms
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 139 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.59% 27.91% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 82 66
Median daily rate £395 £420 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.95% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £47.40 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 4 £400 - 10
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 25 (48.08%) Security Cleared
3 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 21 (40.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (40.38%) Marketing
3 21 (40.38%) Digital Marketing
3 21 (40.38%) Manufacturing
3 21 (40.38%) Electronics
3 21 (40.38%) Programme Management
3 21 (40.38%) SAP
3 21 (40.38%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (36.54%) SQL
5 18 (34.62%) CCNP
5 18 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (32.69%) Cisco
7 16 (30.77%) Java
8 15 (28.85%) LAN
9 13 (25.00%) CCNA
9 13 (25.00%) XML
10 12 (23.08%) Project Management
10 12 (23.08%) Maven
11 11 (21.15%) Spring
11 11 (21.15%) ITIL
12 10 (19.23%) WAN
12 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
12 10 (19.23%) MVC
12 10 (19.23%) Spring MVC
12 10 (19.23%) Integration Testing
12 10 (19.23%) JSON
12 10 (19.23%) Amazon EC2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (19.23%) Mule
2 8 (15.38%) Mule ESB
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Project
3 2 (3.85%) Acrobat
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (40.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (19.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) LAN
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 8 (15.38%) Wireless
4 7 (13.46%) VPN
5 6 (11.54%) WLAN
6 5 (9.62%) DHCP
6 5 (9.62%) Firewall
6 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
7 4 (7.69%) Internet
7 4 (7.69%) SSH
8 2 (3.85%) MPLS
8 2 (3.85%) VoIP
9 1 (1.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MS Access
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.92%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Maven
2 5 (9.62%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.69%) Zephyr
4 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.77%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.92%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.92%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Electronics
2 21 (40.38%) Manufacturing
2 21 (40.38%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Integration Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Telecoms Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Network Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Author
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Author
8 2 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) XML
2 11 (21.15%) Spring
3 10 (19.23%) Apache Camel
3 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
3 10 (19.23%) JPA
3 10 (19.23%) JSON
3 10 (19.23%) Spring MVC
4 8 (15.38%) Spring Integration
5 4 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 4 (7.69%) REST
5 4 (7.69%) SOAP
5 4 (7.69%) Web Services
6 3 (5.77%) CSS
6 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 1 (1.92%) .NET
7 1 (1.92%) EJB
7 1 (1.92%) Java EE
7 1 (1.92%) JSF
7 1 (1.92%) LAMP
7 1 (1.92%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Blog
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.85%) CMDB
2 2 (3.85%) Derivative
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.92%) BYOD
3 1 (1.92%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Debian
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) Digital Marketing
1 21 (40.38%) Programme Management
2 12 (23.08%) Project Management
3 11 (21.15%) ITIL
4 10 (19.23%) Integration Testing
4 10 (19.23%) MVC
5 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL V3
7 6 (11.54%) Scrum
8 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.62%) Data Transformation
8 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) BDD
9 4 (7.69%) Defect Management
9 4 (7.69%) Kanban
9 4 (7.69%) MODAF
9 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.69%) Test Management
9 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) C++
3 5 (9.62%) Ruby
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) VB6
4 3 (5.77%) VC++
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
5 2 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Security Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) CCNP
3 18 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (25.00%) CCNA
5 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.69%) ISEB
6 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
3 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.85%) UAG
2 2 (3.85%) XenApp
2 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) SAP
2 17 (32.69%) Cisco
3 9 (17.31%) Nortel
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
5 5 (9.62%) F5
5 5 (9.62%) Juniper
5 5 (9.62%) TippingPoint
6 4 (7.69%) HP
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (5.77%) Polycom
8 2 (3.85%) AppSense
8 2 (3.85%) Canon
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix
8 2 (3.85%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.85%) Genesys
8 2 (3.85%) Meraki
8 2 (3.85%) Siemens
8 2 (3.85%) Sophos