The table below looks at the statistics for the Telecoms Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 123 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% - 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £213 £50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +325.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £35.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2764 2303 1939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.14% 93.28% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 1151 997
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 56 44
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

Telecoms Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Telecoms Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Telecoms Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Telecoms Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Telecoms Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Telecoms Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Telecoms Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
Telecoms Engineer
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Telecoms Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Telecoms Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Telecoms Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCTV
3 1 (33.33%) VSAT
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management

Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Telecoms Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Telecoms Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VSAT
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco