Period
to 21 October 2020

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 October 2020 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 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +35 -14 -23
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 14 31 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.58% 2.61% 3.36%
As % of the General category 15.38% 8.78% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 11
Median daily rate £321 £371 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.54% +23.75% -14.29%
10th Percentile £262 £142 £250
90th Percentile £451 £400 £425
East of England median daily rate £363 £425 £525
% change year-on-year -14.71% -19.05% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 - £12.66
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £16.20 £13.17
% change year-on-year +128.40% +23.05% -67.09%

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 91 353 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.74% 29.76% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 192 181
Median daily rate £421 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% +1.18% +20.96%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £268
90th Percentile £588 £625 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% -56.25%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.00 £11.85
90th Percentile £44.25 £48.98 £48.60
Median hourly rate £37.00 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +114.49% -1.43% -55.13%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Cambridgeshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridgeshire.

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 October 2020. 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 7 £280 -23.29% 3
Peterborough +16 5 £303 -24.25% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £418 - 2
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, 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 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) ADSL
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Nokia
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) 3G
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) DMVPN
4 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management

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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) 3G
1 4 (28.57%) ADSL
1 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
1 4 (28.57%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) BGP
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) DMVPN
2 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
2 3 (21.43%) IPsec
2 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
3 1 (7.14%) Broadband
3 1 (7.14%) IPv4
3 1 (7.14%) IPv6
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Provisioning Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Physical Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) ASIC
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) APMP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ITGC
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Nokia
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) BT
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy