The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 26 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 3.89% 2.72%
As % of the General category 7.69% 15.63% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
Median daily rate £475 £263 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.95% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £18.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year
-38.75% -18.39%

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 64 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.49% 24.90% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 60
Median daily rate £425 £358 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -26.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +76.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Telecoms
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (7.14%) Telepresence
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (7.14%) Telepresence
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cabling Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP