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 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 10 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 14 35 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.86% 20.00% 31.22%
As % of the General category 40.00% 52.24% 60.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 16
Median daily rate £370 £220 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -41.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £100 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £339 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -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
35 67 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.66% 38.29% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 40
Median daily rate £425 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £100 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £33.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 - £23.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

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

1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Ericsson
3 14 (33.33%) LTE
4 13 (30.95%) Huawei
5 12 (28.57%) Nokia
5 12 (28.57%) GSM
6 11 (26.19%) UMTS
6 11 (26.19%) OO
6 11 (26.19%) C++
6 11 (26.19%) STL
6 11 (26.19%) ITIL
6 11 (26.19%) 3G
6 11 (26.19%) Subversion
6 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
6 11 (26.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (26.19%) Nokia Networks
6 11 (26.19%) Trac
7 10 (23.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 10 (23.81%) BT
7 10 (23.81%) Degree
7 10 (23.81%) Siemens
8 9 (21.43%) RANAP
8 9 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (21.43%) RTP
8 9 (21.43%) Diameter Protocol
8 9 (21.43%) Cross-Platform Development
8 9 (21.43%) High Availability
9 8 (19.05%) ZTE
9 8 (19.05%) Virgin Media
9 8 (19.05%) Arqiva

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 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) LTE
2 12 (28.57%) GSM
3 11 (26.19%) 3G
3 11 (26.19%) UMTS
4 9 (21.43%) Diameter Protocol
4 9 (21.43%) RANAP
4 9 (21.43%) RTP
4 9 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (19.05%) Wireless
6 7 (16.67%) 2G
6 7 (16.67%) 4G
7 4 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (7.14%) VoLTE
9 2 (4.76%) BGP
9 2 (4.76%) Firewall
9 2 (4.76%) HSRP
9 2 (4.76%) MPLS
9 2 (4.76%) RSVP
9 2 (4.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Subversion
1 11 (26.19%) Trac
2 2 (4.76%) GCC
2 2 (4.76%) GDB
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Transmission Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Back Office Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Incident Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) IP Design Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) LTE Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Sourcing Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (4.76%) UMTS Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) UMTS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (26.19%) STL
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) CSS3
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) Java SE
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
1 11 (26.19%) OO
1 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
2 9 (21.43%) Cross-Platform Development
2 9 (21.43%) High Availability
3 7 (16.67%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.29%) Network Management
5 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (9.52%) Line Management
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Fault Management
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C++
2 3 (7.14%) C
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.90%) HNC
2 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.14%) CCNP
3 3 (7.14%) HND
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.14%) PMP
4 2 (4.76%) CCIE
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 4 (9.52%) Terminal Server
1 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.52%) XenApp
1 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Ericsson
2 13 (30.95%) Huawei
3 12 (28.57%) Nokia
4 11 (26.19%) Nokia Networks
5 10 (23.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 10 (23.81%) BT
5 10 (23.81%) Siemens
6 8 (19.05%) Arqiva
6 8 (19.05%) NetCracker
6 8 (19.05%) Telindus
6 8 (19.05%) Virgin Media
6 8 (19.05%) ZTE
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.52%) Citrix
8 4 (9.52%) VMware
9 3 (7.14%) NEC
9 3 (7.14%) SAP
10 2 (4.76%) Cisco
10 2 (4.76%) F5
10 2 (4.76%) Tellabs