The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 37 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.05% 1.81% 4.18%
As % of the General category 3.53% 6.19% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Median daily rate £315 £305 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -15.86%
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
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
85 97 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.72% 29.22% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 69 25
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £530 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.80 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) CTI
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) ADSL
2 3 (42.86%) ISDN
2 3 (42.86%) PBX
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) FTP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Billing
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) VSAT
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) MRTG
3 2 (28.57%) Market Research
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) ADSL
1 3 (42.86%) CTI
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
1 3 (42.86%) ISDN
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) MRTG
1 3 (42.86%) PBX
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) VSAT
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Billing
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Category Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Procurement Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
1 1 (14.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft