The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 8 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.50% 2.17% 5.88%
As % of the General category 42.86% 4.76% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £410 £300 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.35% -35.00%
Telecoms
Scotland

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

General Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 42 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 29.17% 45.65% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Median daily rate £400 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.87% -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Livingston +10 3 £410 +36.58%
Telecoms
Scotland

Telecoms
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Handset
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) MVNO
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Billing Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle