The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank - 15 25
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 3.85% 4.32%
As % of the General category - 23.08% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -70.45% +112.04%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 14 13 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 26.92% 16.67% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 13
Median daily rate £353 £380 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.23% -8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £336 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
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 Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
1 6 (85.71%) Programme Management
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (42.86%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) EasyMock
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) Domain Models
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat