The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 7 23 9
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 28 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 11.07% 6.43% 12.69%
As % of the General category 33.73% 25.71% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 15
Median daily rate £248 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.84% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -70.45% +69.23%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 83 70 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 32.81% 25.00% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 33
Median daily rate £300 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.31% +8.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £225 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £468 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Telecoms in Basingstoke

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (20.75%) CRM
2 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (13.21%) PMO
6 6 (11.32%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (11.32%) Frameworx
6 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
6 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.32%) ISEB
6 6 (11.32%) Service Management
6 6 (11.32%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (11.32%) BPMN
7 5 (9.43%) Marketing
7 5 (9.43%) UML
7 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 5 (9.43%) BPR
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco
7 5 (9.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (7.55%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Flash
8 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.55%) LAN
8 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
8 4 (7.55%) Degree

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.89%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.89%) MS Office
4 1 (1.89%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) ADSL
2 3 (5.66%) DWDM
2 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) ISDN
2 3 (5.66%) MVNO
2 3 (5.66%) SDH
2 3 (5.66%) VoIP
2 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.77%) 4G
3 2 (3.77%) HSRP
3 2 (3.77%) LTE
3 2 (3.77%) MPLS
3 2 (3.77%) OSPF
3 2 (3.77%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (3.77%) VLAN
3 2 (3.77%) VPLS
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (9.43%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) French Language
2 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) German Language
3 1 (1.89%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Designer
4 6 (11.32%) Telecoms Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.55%) CRM Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Graphic Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (7.55%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) OSS Architect
6 3 (5.66%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Flash
2 2 (3.77%) RFC 2547
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Frameworx
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) CRM
2 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Project Management
3 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.21%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (11.32%) BPMN
5 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.32%) Business Process Modelling
5 6 (11.32%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.32%) Service Management
5 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
6 5 (9.43%) BPR
6 5 (9.43%) ERP
6 5 (9.43%) UML
7 4 (7.55%) ITSM
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) ISEB
3 5 (9.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) CCNA
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCNP
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) PMO
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.89%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe
3 2 (3.77%) BT
3 2 (3.77%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) Juniper
3 2 (3.77%) Motorola
3 2 (3.77%) Remedy
4 1 (1.89%) Cramer
4 1 (1.89%) Intergraph
4 1 (1.89%) Quark
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow