Period
to 14 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 14 May 2021 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 99 94 113
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 +12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 1 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.069% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.10% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
10th Percentile £538 " "
25th Percentile £713 " £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £725 - £425
75th Percentile £738 " £491
90th Percentile " " £524
Scotland median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
Scotland median hourly rate £11.49 £26.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -56.23% +110.00% -7.41%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,178 976 1,629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 70.54% 67.64% 69.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 525 880
10th Percentile £213 £213 £259
25th Percentile £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
75th Percentile £500 £519 £525
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
10th Percentile £39.10 £17.62 "
25th Percentile £46.00 £23.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate £51.44 £42.75 £31.50
Median % change year-on-year +20.33% +35.71% +142.31%
75th Percentile £61.04 £49.75 £46.63
90th Percentile £63.40 £51.50 £47.41
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% +44.44%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Daily rate trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
1 7 (77.78%) Public Sector
2 6 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Metadata Management
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Digital Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Actionable Insight
2 6 (66.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 6 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 6 (66.67%) Electronics
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) Sparx
4 2 (22.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Business Case
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (11.11%) PMO
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 2G
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) 4G
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
1 7 (77.78%) Public Sector
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Electronics
2 6 (66.67%) Social Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Data Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Data Modeller
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Marketing Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Actionable Insight
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) Data Governance
1 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 6 (66.67%) Digital Analytics
1 6 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (66.67%) Metadata Management
1 6 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 6 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 6 (66.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Case
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Remedy
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Sparx
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto