Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 20 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 54 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 -14
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 98 60 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.15% 3.46% 4.90%
As % of the General category 8.59% 8.29% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 94
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% -4.29%
10th Percentile £161 £235 £263
90th Percentile £566 £483 £463
South East median daily rate £372 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +0.54% -1.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £17.40 £15.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £19.80 £15.00 £16.00
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £24.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -40.82% +55.56% +1.61%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1141 724 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 48.27% 41.80% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 310 533
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £218 £202 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 22 20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -7.69% +35.42%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.07 £8.50
90th Percentile £51.38 £62.50 £45.13
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Buckinghamshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Milton Keynes -1 59 £400 -5.88% 5
Amersham +1 12 £240 -
Aylesbury +9 6 £83 -13.16% 9
High Wycombe -13 5 £538 +26.47% 3
Buckingham - 1 - -
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 29 (29.59%) Electronics
3 24 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (22.45%) SAP
4 22 (22.45%) Manufacturing
4 22 (22.45%) Programme Management
4 22 (22.45%) Marketing
4 22 (22.45%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (16.33%) Security Cleared
6 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 13 (13.27%) SQL
7 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
7 13 (13.27%) Banking
7 13 (13.27%) Jenkins
8 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared
9 11 (11.22%) Windows
9 11 (11.22%) TDD
9 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
9 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.20%) Legal
10 10 (10.20%) QA
10 10 (10.20%) Retail Banking
11 9 (9.18%) JIRA
11 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
11 9 (9.18%) Cisco
12 8 (8.16%) VPN
12 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
12 8 (8.16%) DV Cleared
12 8 (8.16%) BDD

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (5.10%) ArcGIS
2 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.06%) Confluence
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) BlazeMeter
1 3 (3.06%) Office 365
1 3 (3.06%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) VPN
2 7 (7.14%) LAN
2 7 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (6.12%) Firewall
3 6 (6.12%) WAN
4 5 (5.10%) Internet
4 5 (5.10%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (5.10%) VoIP
5 4 (4.08%) BGP
5 4 (4.08%) OSPF
5 4 (4.08%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (3.06%) MPLS
6 3 (3.06%) Skype
7 2 (2.04%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.04%) Network Security
7 2 (2.04%) SNMP
7 2 (2.04%) WLAN
8 1 (1.02%) DHCP
8 1 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) Big Data
1 7 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.12%) GIS
3 5 (5.10%) QGIS
4 3 (3.06%) Redis
5 2 (2.04%) DB2
5 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) DataStage
6 1 (1.02%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.02%) Informix
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.18%) JIRA
4 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.08%) JMeter
4 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.06%) Appium
5 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.06%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.06%) Calabash
5 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.06%) Gatling
5 3 (3.06%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.06%) NUnit
5 3 (3.06%) PhantomJS
5 3 (3.06%) Selenium
5 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.06%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.02%) JIRA Agile
General
1 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 29 (29.59%) Electronics
3 22 (22.45%) Manufacturing
3 22 (22.45%) Marketing
4 13 (13.27%) Banking
5 10 (10.20%) Legal
5 10 (10.20%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.10%) Law
6 5 (5.10%) Retail
7 4 (4.08%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (2.04%) Digital Economy
9 1 (1.02%) Automotive
9 1 (1.02%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (12.24%) Analyst
2 11 (11.22%) Architect
3 9 (9.18%) Tester
4 6 (6.12%) Automation Tester
4 6 (6.12%) Consultant
5 5 (5.10%) GIS Technician
5 5 (5.10%) IT Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.08%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (4.08%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.08%) QA Tester
6 4 (4.08%) Security Consultant
6 4 (4.08%) Security Officer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Tester
6 4 (4.08%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) REST
1 6 (6.12%) SOAP
1 6 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (3.06%) JSON
2 3 (3.06%) RESTful
2 3 (3.06%) Taurus
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.02%) CSS3
4 1 (1.02%) HTML
4 1 (1.02%) HTML5
4 1 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.02%) jQuery
4 1 (1.02%) Spring
4 1 (1.02%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.02%) WSDL
4 1 (1.02%) XML
4 1 (1.02%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) CCTV
1 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) Social Media
4 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) IVR
5 1 (1.02%) PKI
5 1 (1.02%) PMI
5 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) RIA
5 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.06%) Android
3 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.04%) Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.02%) CentOS
5 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) SUSE
5 1 (1.02%) Unix
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (22.45%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (22.45%) Programme Management
3 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.22%) TDD
5 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
6 8 (8.16%) BDD
6 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.14%) Information Security
7 7 (7.14%) Project Management
8 6 (6.12%) Data Entry
8 6 (6.12%) Open Source
9 5 (5.10%) Analytics
9 5 (5.10%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (5.10%) Functional Testing
9 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.06%) Apple Swift
4 3 (3.06%) C#
4 3 (3.06%) Ruby
5 2 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.02%) C
6 1 (1.02%) Perl
6 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.16%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.10%) CISM
5 3 (3.06%) CCIE
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.04%) ACCA
6 2 (2.04%) Degree
6 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.04%) PMP
6 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.02%) CCNP
7 1 (1.02%) CISSP
7 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) SLA
3 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.04%) IFRS
4 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.02%) GDPR
5 1 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) Docker
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.02%) vCloud
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.06%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.02%) Nagios
3 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) SCOM
3 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.02%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) SAP
2 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.18%) Cisco
4 6 (6.12%) HP
5 5 (5.10%) Mapinfo
6 4 (4.08%) IBM
7 3 (3.06%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.06%) F5
7 3 (3.06%) Oracle
8 2 (2.04%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (1.02%) Apple
9 1 (1.02%) CA
9 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.02%) Dell
9 1 (1.02%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.02%) Lotus
9 1 (1.02%) NetApp
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.02%) SunGard