The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.23% 18.06% 23.73%
As % of the General category 33.33% 58.33% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 12
Median daily rate £265 £330 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £215 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £351 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -38.00%
Telecoms
Surrey

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

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 30.68% 30.97% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 33
Median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £230 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) LTE
3 13 (34.21%) Ericsson
4 11 (28.95%) Nokia
4 11 (28.95%) 3G
4 11 (28.95%) GSM
4 11 (28.95%) Huawei
5 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 10 (26.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (26.32%) Subversion
5 10 (26.32%) UMTS
5 10 (26.32%) OO
5 10 (26.32%) C++
5 10 (26.32%) STL
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL
5 10 (26.32%) Trac
6 9 (23.68%) Nokia Networks
7 8 (21.05%) High Availability
7 8 (21.05%) Diameter Protocol
7 8 (21.05%) Cross-Platform Development
7 8 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (21.05%) Siemens
7 8 (21.05%) RTP
7 8 (21.05%) Project Management
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 8 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (21.05%) BT
7 8 (21.05%) 2G
7 8 (21.05%) Finance

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) LTE
2 11 (28.95%) 3G
2 11 (28.95%) GSM
3 10 (26.32%) UMTS
4 8 (21.05%) 2G
4 8 (21.05%) Diameter Protocol
4 8 (21.05%) RANAP
4 8 (21.05%) RTP
4 8 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (18.42%) Wireless
6 6 (15.79%) 4G
7 5 (13.16%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (5.26%) ATM
9 2 (5.26%) GPRS
9 2 (5.26%) VoLTE
9 2 (5.26%) WCDMA
10 1 (2.63%) DWDM
10 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Big Data
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Subversion
1 10 (26.32%) Trac
2 2 (5.26%) GCC
2 2 (5.26%) GDB
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Telecoms Manager
3 6 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Back Office Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) GSM Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Sourcing Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Transmission Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) UMTS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (26.32%) STL
2 1 (2.63%) COM
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) CSS3
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
1 10 (26.32%) OO
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) Cross-Platform Development
2 8 (21.05%) High Availability
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
4 6 (15.79%) Line Management
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Network Management
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) Fault Management
7 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C++
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) C
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
1 7 (18.42%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.16%) PMP
3 3 (7.89%) HNC
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) HND
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) Terminal Server
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
2 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Ericsson
2 11 (28.95%) Huawei
2 11 (28.95%) Nokia
3 9 (23.68%) Nokia Networks
4 8 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 8 (21.05%) BT
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.05%) Siemens
5 7 (18.42%) Arqiva
5 7 (18.42%) NetCracker
5 7 (18.42%) Telindus
5 7 (18.42%) Virgin Media
5 7 (18.42%) ZTE
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) VMware
7 3 (7.89%) SAP
8 2 (5.26%) NEC
8 2 (5.26%) Tellabs
9 1 (2.63%) Cramer
9 1 (2.63%) Mapinfo