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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 15 August 2022 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
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 48 32
Rank change year-on-year -10 -16 +34
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 14 8 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 1.29% 4.20%
As % of the General category 3.12% 2.29% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 9
10th Percentile £218 £250 £235
25th Percentile £294 £269 £268
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £325 £392
Median % change year-on-year +30.77% -17.09% +6.67%
75th Percentile £512 £338 £426
90th Percentile £520 £378 £468
East of England median daily rate £488 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +21.88% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
10th Percentile - - £13.02
25th Percentile - - £17.02
Median hourly rate - - £23.68
75th Percentile - - £30.34
90th Percentile - - £34.34
East of England median hourly rate £56.50 £50.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +13.00% +29.87% +131.93%

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 449 350 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.64% 56.27% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 140 100
10th Percentile £186 £132 £249
25th Percentile £313 £168 £322
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £339 £440
Median % change year-on-year +32.84% -23.01% +0.57%
75th Percentile £575 £498 £553
90th Percentile £631 £575 £651
East of England median daily rate £495 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +16.47% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 161 21
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% -10.00% -4.88%
75th Percentile £20.56 £16.25 £16.50
90th Percentile £22.30 £20.00 £24.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +32.07% -23.08% +21.88%

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 15 August 2022.

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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge +2 12 £475 +46.15% 14
Peterborough -14 1 £289 -5.53%
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 8 (57.14%) Wireless
2 7 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (42.86%) Social Skills
3 6 (42.86%) 3GPP
4 4 (28.57%) Back Office
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (14.29%) WSUS
6 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
6 2 (14.29%) Technology Roadmap
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (7.14%) Push Notifications
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
7 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.14%) Wearables
7 1 (7.14%) Informatics
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) 3GPP
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 6 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Dutch Language
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) French Language
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
4 1 (7.14%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Health and Safety Manager
2 1 (7.14%) IT Support
2 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
2 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) e-Health
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
2 2 (14.29%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Conflict Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Health Informatics
3 1 (7.14%) Informatics
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Push Notifications
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) NEBOSH
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) SAP