Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Telecommunications
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 130 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 19.35% 13.78% 12.30%
As % of the General category 56.77% 36.49% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 42 50
Basingstoke median daily rate £345 £233 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.39% -16.22% +141.30%
10th Percentile £154 £150 £162
90th Percentile £431 £345 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Basingstoke median hourly rate £32.00 - £14.10
10th Percentile £31.50 - £12.45
90th Percentile £32.50 - £16.41
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -21.57% +82.14% -17.06%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 229 148 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 34.08% 37.76% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 101 148
Basingstoke median daily rate £360 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £187 £154 £163
90th Percentile £488 £463 £516
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.04 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +15.00% -40.00%
10th Percentile £13.95 £15.03 £11.88
90th Percentile £41.07 £19.63 £21.65
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -30.77% +36.84% +13.10%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 38 (29.23%) Project Management
2 31 (23.85%) Security Cleared
3 28 (21.54%) LTE
4 24 (18.46%) Collaborative Working
5 23 (17.69%) Motorola
6 22 (16.92%) BPSS Clearance
7 21 (16.15%) ITIL
8 20 (15.38%) HP
9 19 (14.62%) 4G
9 19 (14.62%) Test Automation
9 19 (14.62%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (14.62%) Degree
9 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Excel
10 18 (13.85%) Wireless
11 17 (13.08%) Change Management
11 17 (13.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (12.31%) Service Delivery
13 15 (11.54%) Service Management
13 15 (11.54%) ISTQB
13 15 (11.54%) Test Management
14 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
14 14 (10.77%) Regression Testing
15 13 (10.00%) Validation
15 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 13 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (10.00%) Analytics
16 12 (9.23%) ISEB
16 12 (9.23%) Customer Requirements
17 11 (8.46%) Business Process Modelling
17 11 (8.46%) Remedy

Telecoms
Co-occurring 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 4 (3.08%) Smallworld
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.08%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.54%) LTE
2 19 (14.62%) 4G
3 18 (13.85%) Wireless
4 9 (6.92%) MVNO
5 8 (6.15%) WAN
6 7 (5.38%) DWDM
6 7 (5.38%) Ethernet
6 7 (5.38%) SDH
6 7 (5.38%) VoIP
6 7 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.31%) CDMA
7 3 (2.31%) GSM
7 3 (2.31%) TETRA
7 3 (2.31%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.54%) DNS
8 2 (1.54%) NGN
9 1 (0.77%) 2G
9 1 (0.77%) 3G
9 1 (0.77%) Intranet
9 1 (0.77%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) MS Access
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) GDB
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (7.69%) Billing
2 5 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (0.77%) Law
3 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Analyst
1 29 (22.31%) Project Manager
2 20 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
3 15 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 14 (10.77%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 11 (8.46%) BSS Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) Programme Manager
5 11 (8.46%) Test Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Architect
7 8 (6.15%) Telecoms Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Designer
9 6 (4.62%) Administrator
9 6 (4.62%) Delivery Project Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Telecoms Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.85%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.92%) CMDB
1 9 (6.92%) Frameworx
2 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.54%) Handset
3 2 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.08%) Linux
2 3 (2.31%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.77%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.23%) Project Management
2 24 (18.46%) Collaborative Working
3 21 (16.15%) ITIL
4 19 (14.62%) Test Automation
5 17 (13.08%) Change Management
6 16 (12.31%) Service Delivery
7 15 (11.54%) Service Management
7 15 (11.54%) Test Management
8 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
8 14 (10.77%) Regression Testing
9 13 (10.00%) Analytics
9 13 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (10.00%) Validation
10 12 (9.23%) Customer Requirements
11 11 (8.46%) BPMN
11 11 (8.46%) BPR
11 11 (8.46%) Business Process Modelling
11 11 (8.46%) ITSM
11 11 (8.46%) UML
12 10 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.31%) SQL
2 2 (1.54%) VB
3 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.77%) Bourne shell
3 1 (0.77%) C
3 1 (0.77%) Korn
3 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (23.85%) Security Cleared
2 22 (16.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 19 (14.62%) Degree
4 17 (13.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (11.54%) ISTQB
6 12 (9.23%) ISEB
7 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.08%) HND
9 3 (2.31%) HNC
10 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.77%) CCNA
11 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) PMO
1 7 (5.38%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) GDPR
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) P3O
Systems Management
1 19 (14.62%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.38%) Netcool
3 1 (0.77%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (17.69%) Motorola
2 20 (15.38%) HP
3 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.46%) Remedy
5 9 (6.92%) BMC
6 8 (6.15%) Cisco
7 4 (3.08%) F5
7 4 (3.08%) Intergraph
8 3 (2.31%) Brocade
8 3 (2.31%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.31%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.54%) EMC
9 2 (1.54%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.77%) Netezza
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle
10 1 (0.77%) Verint