The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
South East / Surrey
Rank 30 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 57 67 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.76% 5.37% 6.83%
As % of the General category 14.43% 15.44% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 36
Median daily rate £402 £380 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.65% +20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £182 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% -
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 Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
395 434 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.94% 34.80% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 278 262
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £185 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.25 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £51.70 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Guildford -2 22 £285 -17.39% 5
Camberley +7 13 - - 4
Leatherhead +17 4 £403 -10.55% 2
Staines -3 1 £360 +80.00%
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 46 (36.51%) Linux
2 36 (28.57%) LTE
3 34 (26.98%) GSM
3 34 (26.98%) UMTS
4 32 (25.40%) Cisco
5 30 (23.81%) VoIP
6 28 (22.22%) Subversion
6 28 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (19.84%) C++
9 24 (19.05%) STL
9 24 (19.05%) OO
9 24 (19.05%) PBX
9 24 (19.05%) RTP
9 24 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 24 (19.05%) Asterisk PBX
9 24 (19.05%) RANAP
9 24 (19.05%) GCC
9 24 (19.05%) GDB
9 24 (19.05%) Trac
9 24 (19.05%) Diameter Protocol
9 24 (19.05%) Cross-Platform Development
10 19 (15.08%) High Availability
11 16 (12.70%) MS Office
12 14 (11.11%) Windows
12 14 (11.11%) DNA
12 14 (11.11%) Finance
12 14 (11.11%) Business Transformation
12 14 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (9.52%) REST

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Office
2 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) AWS CloudTrail
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.57%) LTE
2 34 (26.98%) GSM
2 34 (26.98%) UMTS
3 30 (23.81%) VoIP
4 24 (19.05%) Asterisk PBX
4 24 (19.05%) Diameter Protocol
4 24 (19.05%) PBX
4 24 (19.05%) RANAP
4 24 (19.05%) RTP
5 10 (7.94%) 3G
6 9 (7.14%) GPON
6 9 (7.14%) Wireshark
7 8 (6.35%) 4G
8 5 (3.97%) 2G
8 5 (3.97%) LAN
8 5 (3.97%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (3.17%) GGSN
9 4 (3.17%) GPRS
9 4 (3.17%) MGW
9 4 (3.17%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.17%) MySQL
1 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.79%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (22.22%) Subversion
2 24 (19.05%) GCC
2 24 (19.05%) GDB
2 24 (19.05%) Trac
3 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.97%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.17%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.17%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.17%) Maven
5 4 (3.17%) Selenium
6 3 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
General
1 14 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Marketing
3 6 (4.76%) Law
4 5 (3.97%) Electronics
5 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
1 24 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
1 24 (19.05%) Software Engineer
2 10 (7.94%) Security Engineer
3 8 (6.35%) Process Analyst
3 8 (6.35%) Project Manager
4 7 (5.56%) Consultant
5 6 (4.76%) Business Process Analyst
5 6 (4.76%) Quantity Surveyor
6 5 (3.97%) Developer
6 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) Support Engineer
6 5 (3.97%) Telecoms Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) Telecoms Engineer
6 5 (3.97%) Test Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) Unix Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) XML Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Technical Support Consultant
7 4 (3.17%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 24 (19.05%) STL
2 12 (9.52%) REST
3 11 (8.73%) Web Services
4 8 (6.35%) SOAP
4 8 (6.35%) XML
5 6 (4.76%) XML Messaging
6 5 (3.97%) HTML
6 5 (3.97%) HTML5
7 4 (3.17%) CSS
8 3 (2.38%) Middleware
9 1 (0.79%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.79%) Dropwizard
9 1 (0.79%) JAXB
9 1 (0.79%) JMS
9 1 (0.79%) Node.js
9 1 (0.79%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.79%) Velocity
9 1 (0.79%) WAP
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (7.94%) Public Cloud
2 8 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.76%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.97%) iPad
5 5 (3.97%) iPhone
6 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) Handset
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.79%) MPEG
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) PKI
7 1 (0.79%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.79%) STB
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (36.51%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Windows
3 12 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.76%) Unix
5 3 (2.38%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) CentOS
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.05%) Cross-Platform Development
3 24 (19.05%) OO
4 19 (15.08%) High Availability
5 14 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 14 (11.11%) DNA
6 12 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 10 (7.94%) Defect Management
8 9 (7.14%) Use Case
9 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.35%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.35%) Six Sigma
10 7 (5.56%) Network Design
11 6 (4.76%) ITIL
11 6 (4.76%) Project Management
11 6 (4.76%) Scrum
11 6 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.76%) Test Management
11 6 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.84%) C++
2 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.14%) SQL
4 8 (6.35%) Java
5 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.17%) Groovy
7 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
8 1 (0.79%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (7.94%) ISEB
3 9 (7.14%) Degree
3 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.35%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.97%) PMP
6 4 (3.17%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.38%) MCSE
7 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.59%) MCSA
9 1 (0.79%) CCNA
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Docker
3 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (7.94%) Puppet
2 6 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.97%) SCCM
4 2 (1.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (25.40%) Cisco
2 12 (9.52%) Bluefish Communications
2 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) HP
3 7 (5.56%) SAP
4 6 (4.76%) Ericsson
5 5 (3.97%) Altiris
5 5 (3.97%) Dell
5 5 (3.97%) VMware
6 4 (3.17%) BT
6 4 (3.17%) IBM
7 3 (2.38%) Apple
7 3 (2.38%) Cramer
7 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.59%) Huawei
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle
8 2 (1.59%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.79%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.79%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
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