The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 43 36 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.11% 4.00% 10.70%
As % of the General category 2.31% 9.93% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 29
Median daily rate £438 £368 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £245 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +45.45%

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

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 151 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 48.19% 40.27% 57.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 106 196
Median daily rate £425 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -13.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £122.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.18% +439.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) SAP
3 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (19.05%) Smart Meter
6 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Process Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (14.29%) Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 3 (14.29%) Electronics
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) MS Visio

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Process Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
1 4 (19.05%) Smart Meter
2 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Process Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) DNA
4 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) CIPD
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Avaya
4 1 (4.76%) Bluefish Communications
4 1 (4.76%) Genesys