Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 23 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 51 52
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 17 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.48% 1.42% 1.34%
As % of the General category 6.61% 5.45% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £389 £450 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.61% +267.35% -72.00%
10th Percentile £327 £352 £113
90th Percentile £545 £470 £450
East of England median daily rate £513 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +36.67% +15.38% -16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £40.25 £13.86 £32.50
% change year-on-year +190.40% -57.35% +17.12%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 257 165 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 37.46% 26.07% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 105 142
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.68%
10th Percentile £325 £200 £200
90th Percentile £600 £600 £556
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.75 £24.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.67% -2.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £22.75 £9.65 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.63 £40.25 £45.43
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Henlow - 8 £365 -
Luton -9 6 £433 -3.86%
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (64.71%) LAN
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) JSP 440
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Retail
5 4 (23.53%) Internet
5 4 (23.53%) Process Management
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) SSL
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) PSTN
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) H.323
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) IPsec
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
6 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (17.65%) Presales
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) LAN
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) H.323
3 3 (17.65%) IPsec
3 3 (17.65%) MPLS
3 3 (17.65%) PSTN
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Babel
1 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Coordinator
1 7 (41.18%) Project Coordinator
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) React
1 1 (5.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Process Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (17.65%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Security
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) VMware