Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 10 44
Rank change year-on-year -28 +34 +14
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 34 75 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.42% 10.92% 2.38%
As % of the General category 13.39% 30.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 41 10
Cambridge median daily rate £340 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -10.81%
10th Percentile £300 £208 £206
90th Percentile £470 £388 £389
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £293 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -16.43% +6.06% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 3
Cambridge median hourly rate - £40.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.16% +21.54%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.66 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -68.93% +8.67% +15.38%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 254 250 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.99% 36.39% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 130 67
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -1.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £284 £213 £172
90th Percentile £574 £503 £598
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 51 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £17.50 £28.75 £37.00
90th Percentile £52.75 £49.75 £43.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -56.79% +1.25% +23.08%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cambridge

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Cambridge

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridge over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Cambridge

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps
3 8 (23.53%) Kubernetes
3 8 (23.53%) Docker
3 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 8 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (23.53%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
4 7 (20.59%) Terraform
4 7 (20.59%) LAMP
4 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.59%) Puppet
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
4 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
4 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
4 7 (20.59%) Ansible
4 7 (20.59%) Over-the-Top Content
5 6 (17.65%) Salt
5 6 (17.65%) Vagrant
5 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
5 6 (17.65%) nginx
5 6 (17.65%) PKI
5 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (17.65%) ZABBIX

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) Unicast
4 5 (14.71%) Wireless
5 3 (8.82%) ATM
6 2 (5.88%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) 5G
7 1 (2.94%) Broadband
7 1 (2.94%) HTTP
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) PABX
7 1 (2.94%) PSTN
7 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) WAN
7 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Redis
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (11.76%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analogue Layout Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Design Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Technical Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) ATM Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Design Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) LAMP
2 6 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Over-the-Top Content
2 6 (17.65%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) CentOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) DevOps
2 8 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) CAD
3 5 (14.71%) Physics
3 5 (14.71%) Validation
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.82%) Availability Management
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Security Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Design
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Business Development
7 1 (2.94%) OWASP
7 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
1 8 (23.53%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) Perl
2 7 (20.59%) Ruby
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Kubernetes
2 7 (20.59%) Ansible
2 7 (20.59%) Puppet
2 7 (20.59%) Terraform
3 6 (17.65%) Nagios
3 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.65%) Salt
3 6 (17.65%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.94%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 6 (17.65%) NetApp
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Huawei
4 1 (2.94%) Arista
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) SAP