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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 77 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -15
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.58% 2.89% 3.40%
As % of the General category 2.27% 10.70% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 20
Median daily rate £355 £350 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £270 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
Telecoms
South East

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
176 187 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.51% 26.98% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 158 111
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £22.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -27.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.50 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £27.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxford -18 1 £300 -7.69% 8
Thame - 1 £310 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £450 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) yum
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix

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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
2 1 (20.00%) IPv6
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) B2B
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (20.00%) Integrated Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SELinux
1 1 (20.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) CyberTech
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware