The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 16 54 43
Rank change year-on-year +38 -11  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 39 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.40% 0.65% 3.03%
As % of the General category 29.55% 3.60% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 7
Median daily rate £338 £388 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +84.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £298 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -70.45% +114.63%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 132 111 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.05% 18.02% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 66 70
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £527 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.90 £42.50 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 28 £375 - 23
Huntingdon - 11 £300 - 1
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 21 (39.62%) Electronics
2 18 (33.96%) Degree
3 17 (32.08%) Python
4 14 (26.42%) Finance
5 12 (22.64%) C
5 12 (22.64%) Embedded C
5 12 (22.64%) Mathematics
6 9 (16.98%) Programme Management
7 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
7 8 (15.09%) CRM
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.32%) Wireless
9 6 (11.32%) Java
9 6 (11.32%) Windows
9 6 (11.32%) Android
9 6 (11.32%) Android Development
10 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
10 5 (9.43%) Android SDK
10 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (9.43%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (9.43%) Signal Processing
10 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
10 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.43%) HTML
10 5 (9.43%) Tcl
10 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
10 5 (9.43%) PMI
10 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (5.66%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.89%) Predix
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Wireless
2 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.66%) Redis
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (39.62%) Electronics
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Games
5 2 (3.77%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Python Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Android Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Test Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Lead Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.55%) Installation Technician
6 4 (7.55%) Java Android Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Project Leader
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Audio Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Android SDK
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 4 (7.55%) iOS SDK
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) Angular 2
3 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.66%) D3.js
3 3 (5.66%) jQuery
3 3 (5.66%) JSON
3 3 (5.66%) Leaflet
3 3 (5.66%) LESS
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) OpenLayers
3 3 (5.66%) Polymer
3 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (5.66%) RESTful
3 3 (5.66%) WCF
3 3 (5.66%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) PMI
2 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.55%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Android
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Mathematics
2 9 (16.98%) Programme Management
3 8 (15.09%) CRM
3 8 (15.09%) Project Management
3 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Android Development
6 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Signal Processing
6 5 (9.43%) Signal Processing
6 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) OWASP
8 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.66%) Software Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Python
2 12 (22.64%) C
2 12 (22.64%) Embedded C
3 6 (11.32%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) Tcl
5 4 (7.55%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) C++
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Nokia
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
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