Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 19 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 +42 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 30 49 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.87% 7.77% 1.29%
As % of the General category 17.65% 28.32% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 34 4
Cambridge median daily rate £370 £338 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -4.26% +14.63%
10th Percentile £281 £213 £315
90th Percentile £513 £464 £598
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £409 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +21.11% -3.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Cambridge median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.12% +14.62%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year - +18.12% +14.62%

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 170 173 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.60% 27.42% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 92 79
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.88% -15.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £280 £206 £203
90th Percentile £625 £500 £578
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 12
Cambridge median hourly rate £21.50 £42.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.81% +12.75% +14.62%
10th Percentile £12.35 £20.08 £16.40
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.90 £43.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £41.00 £34.30
% change year-on-year -62.80% +19.53% +5.54%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) OWASP
2 11 (36.67%) RESTful
2 11 (36.67%) Node.js
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
4 6 (20.00%) Games
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) JSON
4 6 (20.00%) Physics
4 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 6 (20.00%) CAD
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (20.00%) D3.js
4 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (20.00%) Sass
4 6 (20.00%) LESS
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 6 (20.00%) Leaflet
4 6 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (20.00%) Bower
4 6 (20.00%) User Experience
4 6 (20.00%) gulp
4 6 (20.00%) Polymer
4 6 (20.00%) Web Components
4 6 (20.00%) OpenLayers

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 6 (20.00%) Predix
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (20.00%) npm
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.33%) GitHub
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) ATM
4 1 (3.33%) 5G
4 1 (3.33%) OpenFlow
4 1 (3.33%) PABX
4 1 (3.33%) PSTN
4 1 (3.33%) Skype
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) VLAN
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (16.67%) Redis
2 4 (13.33%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Bower
1 6 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Analogue Layout Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) ATM Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Procurement Assistant
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Node.js
1 11 (36.67%) RESTful
2 6 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) D3.js
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 6 (20.00%) JSON
2 6 (20.00%) Leaflet
2 6 (20.00%) LESS
2 6 (20.00%) OpenLayers
2 6 (20.00%) Polymer
2 6 (20.00%) Sass
2 6 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (20.00%) Web Components
3 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) CMDB
4 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) OWASP
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
4 6 (20.00%) CAD
4 6 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) Physics
4 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (16.67%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Entry
8 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Information Management
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) ES6
3 2 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.00%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Mapbox
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Arista
3 2 (6.67%) Aruba
3 2 (6.67%) ShoreTel
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (3.33%) SAP