Period
to 21 November 2018

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 6 months to 21 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 22 60
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 46 93 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.92% 6.49% 2.24%
As % of the General category 12.67% 20.76% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 53 11
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £293 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.43% +6.06% +24.53%
10th Percentile £232 £208 £206
90th Percentile £419 £388 £388
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £375
% change year-on-year +2.44% +36.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 6
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.66 £40.75 £23.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.93% +74.03% -27.95%
East of England median hourly rate £13.17 £40.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year -67.09% +188.60% -57.35%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 363 448 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.92% 31.28% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 259 143
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £281 £212 £171
90th Percentile £588 £525 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.18% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 61 22
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.79% +1.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £12.66 £14.25 £10.82
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -55.63% +21.21% +26.92%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
Cambridge -26 33 £340 -2.86% 23
Peterborough +15 8 £250 -25.60% 3
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) DevOps
3 8 (17.39%) Docker
3 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes
3 8 (17.39%) Customer-Centricity
3 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (15.22%) Puppet
4 7 (15.22%) LAMP
4 7 (15.22%) Ruby
4 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.22%) Perl
4 7 (15.22%) WAN
4 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 7 (15.22%) Terraform
4 7 (15.22%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (15.22%) Ansible
4 7 (15.22%) OpenStack
4 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
5 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (13.04%) Salt
5 6 (13.04%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (13.04%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (13.04%) Unicast

Telecoms
Co-occurring 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 7 (15.22%) OpenStack
2 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) WAN
3 6 (13.04%) Unicast
4 5 (10.87%) Broadband
4 5 (10.87%) Wireless
5 4 (8.70%) VoIP
6 3 (6.52%) ATM
6 3 (6.52%) LAN
7 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.17%) 5G
8 1 (2.17%) HTTP
8 1 (2.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.17%) PABX
8 1 (2.17%) PSTN
8 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.17%) VLAN
8 1 (2.17%) VPN
8 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 6 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.70%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Analogue Layout Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Design Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Senior Design Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Technical Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) IC Layout Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Incident Manager
3 4 (8.70%) RF Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) ATM Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Major Incident Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Service Design Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) LAMP
2 6 (13.04%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (13.04%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Over-the-Top Content
2 6 (13.04%) PKI
3 5 (10.87%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) PACS
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) DevOps
2 8 (17.39%) Customer-Centricity
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) CAD
4 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.87%) Physics
4 5 (10.87%) Validation
5 4 (8.70%) Fault Management
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.70%) Power Management
6 3 (6.52%) Availability Management
6 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security Management
6 3 (6.52%) SDLC
6 3 (6.52%) Security Management
6 3 (6.52%) Service Design
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
1 8 (17.39%) Python
2 7 (15.22%) Perl
2 7 (15.22%) Ruby
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) IIBA
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes
2 7 (15.22%) Ansible
2 7 (15.22%) Puppet
2 7 (15.22%) Terraform
3 6 (13.04%) Nagios
3 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.04%) Salt
3 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.17%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 6 (13.04%) NetApp
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) Cadence
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
3 4 (8.70%) Remedy
4 3 (6.52%) Avaya
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Huawei
6 1 (2.17%) Arista
6 1 (2.17%) SAP