Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 38 65
Rank change year-on-year +15 +27 -28
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 89 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.97% 3.98% 1.46%
As % of the General category 19.56% 15.05% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -25.71% +92.31%
10th Percentile £208 £125 £130
90th Percentile £460 £475 £575
East of England median daily rate £513 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +36.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £41.00 £11.32 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +262.19% -35.31% -56.25%
10th Percentile £36.25 £9.05 £16.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £11.33 £18.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.75 £11.33 £36.50
% change year-on-year +259.66% -68.96% -2.67%

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 455 279 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.63% 26.47% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 147 163
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £384 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.06% -5.88% +18.88%
10th Percentile £221 £263 £208
90th Percentile £575 £543 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 20 16
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.50 £32.75 £33.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.61% -0.91% -11.87%
10th Percentile £12.25 £9.48 £14.38
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.63 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +80.00% -23.81% +25.00%

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 17 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 February 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 +18 70 £350 +3.70% 36
Peterborough -3 10 £336 - 3
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 49 (55.06%) Wireless
2 39 (43.82%) C
3 34 (38.20%) Python
4 29 (32.58%) Embedded C
5 22 (24.72%) Degree
6 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
6 20 (22.47%) Bluetooth
7 19 (21.35%) Test Automation
8 18 (20.22%) C++
8 18 (20.22%) Electronics
9 16 (17.98%) Windows
9 16 (17.98%) Linux
10 15 (16.85%) Test Scripting
10 15 (16.85%) Signal Processing
11 11 (12.36%) Customer-Centricity
11 11 (12.36%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (12.36%) Assembly Language
12 10 (11.24%) Tcl
12 10 (11.24%) 3GPP
12 10 (11.24%) Validation
12 10 (11.24%) CAD
12 10 (11.24%) Physics
13 9 (10.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (10.11%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (10.11%) People Management
13 9 (10.11%) NAS
13 9 (10.11%) LTE
13 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (8.99%) Embedded C++
14 8 (8.99%) Finance

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 (1.12%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (55.06%) Wireless
2 20 (22.47%) Bluetooth
3 10 (11.24%) 3GPP
4 9 (10.11%) LTE
4 9 (10.11%) NAS
5 3 (3.37%) BGP
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (3.37%) LAN
5 3 (3.37%) MPLS
5 3 (3.37%) OSPF
5 3 (3.37%) VPLS
5 3 (3.37%) VPN
5 3 (3.37%) VXLAN
6 2 (2.25%) 3G
6 2 (2.25%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.25%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (2.25%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.12%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.12%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (20.22%) Electronics
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Law
5 2 (2.25%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (2.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Software Engineer
2 14 (15.73%) Developer
3 13 (14.61%) Embedded Developer
3 13 (14.61%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Analogue Design Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Analogue Layout Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Design Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Design Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Test Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded Software Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Automation Tester
6 8 (8.99%) Tester
7 7 (7.87%) Bluetooth Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) C Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded C Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) MXNet
1 2 (2.25%) TensorFlow
1 2 (2.25%) Torch
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) WCF
2 1 (1.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) NHS
3 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.37%) Device Driver
3 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.37%) Wiki
4 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.25%) Verilog
4 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Linux
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
2 19 (21.35%) Test Automation
3 15 (16.85%) Signal Processing
3 15 (16.85%) Test Scripting
4 11 (12.36%) Customer-Centricity
5 10 (11.24%) CAD
5 10 (11.24%) Physics
5 10 (11.24%) Validation
6 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.11%) People Management
6 9 (10.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (6.74%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.62%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.62%) Digital Signal Processing
9 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.62%) ITIL
10 3 (3.37%) B2B
10 3 (3.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.82%) C
2 34 (38.20%) Python
3 29 (32.58%) Embedded C
4 18 (20.22%) C++
5 11 (12.36%) Assembly Language
6 10 (11.24%) Tcl
7 8 (8.99%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.12%) C#
8 1 (1.12%) Java
8 1 (1.12%) Magik
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) MCSE
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.25%) CCDA
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
4 2 (2.25%) CCNP
5 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.12%) ISEB
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Perforce
2 6 (6.74%) Cisco
2 6 (6.74%) SAP
2 6 (6.74%) VMware
3 4 (4.49%) BMC
3 4 (4.49%) Remedy
4 3 (3.37%) Meraki
5 1 (1.12%) NETGEAR