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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 30 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% 7.25% 5.72%
As % of the General category 5.56% 28.79% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 18
Median daily rate £400 £350 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £263 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +60.00%

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
54 66 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.18% 25.19% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 97
Median daily rate £413 £401 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% -25.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £272 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.63% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) VoIP
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Electronics
6 1 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) PMP
6 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter

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 (26.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cabling Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP