The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 49 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.15% 1.13% 1.68%
As % of the General category 7.74% 4.55% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 9
Median daily rate £350 £250 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -39.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £438
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 - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +62.96%

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
168 132 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.77% 24.95% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 114 110
Median daily rate £456 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £33.75 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £15.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £35.75 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Abingdon - 4 £444 - 1
Oxford 0 3 £325 +36.84% 3
Kidlington - 3 £325 - 1
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Juniper
1 9 (69.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) Brocade
1 9 (69.23%) Problem Management
1 9 (69.23%) Network Security
1 9 (69.23%) HIPAA
1 9 (69.23%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
1 9 (69.23%) Web Filtering
2 8 (61.54%) NetScaler
2 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 8 (61.54%) F5
2 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
2 8 (61.54%) Intel Security
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) SSL
3 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) JNCIA
3 7 (53.85%) JNCIS
3 7 (53.85%) JNCIP
3 7 (53.85%) Junos
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) PMP
5 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Billing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) NetScaler
2 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Junos
General
1 3 (23.08%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Security Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Billing Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (69.23%) Problem Management
1 9 (69.23%) Web Filtering
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) JNCIA
1 7 (53.85%) JNCIP
1 7 (53.85%) JNCIS
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (23.08%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) HIPAA
1 9 (69.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Brocade
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Juniper
1 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
2 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
2 8 (61.54%) F5
2 8 (61.54%) Intel Security
3 2 (15.38%) Sage
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com