The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 23 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.65% 4.76% 1.15%
As % of the General category 10.81% 16.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £350 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
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 Portsmouth region.

General Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.50% 28.57% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 8
Median daily rate £325 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £430 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £33.00
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 Portsmouth

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Governance
2 4 (40.00%) PMO
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) CCIP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CICS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Governance
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCIP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
2 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) SAP