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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 63 60 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.50% 2.20% 3.07%
As % of the General category 1.52% 7.92% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 15
Median daily rate £375 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £270 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.10 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -41.25%
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
198 202 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.28% 27.75% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 132 67
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.83 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £16.83 £133.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -13 1 £300 -4.76% 5
Abingdon - 1 £450 -
Bicester - 1 - - 1
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Qt
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (14.29%) yum
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) CyberTech
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) IPv4
2 1 (14.29%) IPv6
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
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%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Procurement Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
1 1 (14.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Market Research
1 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SELinux
1 1 (14.29%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) CyberTech
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) VMware