The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 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.

Telecommunications
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 6 3
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 15 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 5.62% 12.04% 14.33%
As % of the General category 17.65% 35.87% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 22
Median daily rate £300 £343 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.40% -5.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £304 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £510 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 - -
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 Bracknell with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 85 92 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 31.84% 33.58% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 72
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.78% +5.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £275 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 20
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.43% +10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.70 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £36.80 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Bracknell

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Bracknell over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Bracknell

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) CCNP
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (32.14%) Internet
3 9 (32.14%) WAN
3 9 (32.14%) VPN
3 9 (32.14%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) CCNA
5 7 (25.00%) MPLS
5 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 6 (21.43%) SAP
7 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
7 5 (17.86%) LAN
7 5 (17.86%) BGP
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.29%) xDSL
8 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
8 4 (14.29%) ProxySG
8 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 4 (14.29%) DSL
8 4 (14.29%) OSPF
8 4 (14.29%) ADSL
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Presales
9 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MicroStation
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
1 9 (32.14%) VPN
1 9 (32.14%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) MPLS
3 5 (17.86%) BGP
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
3 5 (17.86%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) ADSL
4 4 (14.29%) DSL
4 4 (14.29%) OSPF
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.29%) xDSL
5 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
5 3 (10.71%) RIP
6 2 (7.14%) ATM
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) HTTP
6 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
6 2 (7.14%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (3.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 4 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Officer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Core Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Presales
3 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Data Entry
6 1 (3.57%) Escalation Management
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Ticket Management
6 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.57%) Perl
1 1 (3.57%) PHP
1 1 (3.57%) Ruby
1 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) CCNP
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CCNA
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) BC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (7.14%) CCDP
5 2 (7.14%) CCIE
6 1 (3.57%) CCDA
6 1 (3.57%) CCIP
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.57%) Autodesk
6 1 (3.57%) Cramer
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Nortel
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) Tandberg
6 1 (3.57%) VMware