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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 48 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% 0.70% 0.70%
As % of the General category 1.90% 3.17% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £315 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £315 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £315 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -43.39%
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
105 63 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.25% 21.95% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 54 111
Median daily rate £475 £400 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £575 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

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 9 December 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware