The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 41 44 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 17 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.23% 1.74% 2.35%
As % of the General category 9.04% 4.35% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £290 £250 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £200 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £358 £346
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 £26.00
% change year-on-year -70.45% +69.23%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 188 230 374
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 35.74% 40.00% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 127 212
Median daily rate £358 £360 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.69% -13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £199 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) LAN
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (26.47%) Business Transformation
5 9 (26.47%) DNA
6 6 (17.65%) PMO
7 5 (14.71%) FMCG
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) CMS
8 4 (11.76%) Content Management
8 4 (11.76%) CCNP
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
9 3 (8.82%) CSS
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.82%) Service Management
9 3 (8.82%) FatWire
10 2 (5.88%) TDD
10 2 (5.88%) Network Design
10 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
10 2 (5.88%) Handset
10 2 (5.88%) Migration
10 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.88%) 2G
10 2 (5.88%) Management Information System

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) 2G
2 2 (5.88%) 3G
2 2 (5.88%) 4G
2 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) RNC
3 1 (2.94%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
1 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
1 7 (20.59%) Cabling Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Senior PMO
3 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) PMO Director
3 2 (5.88%) Radio Planner
3 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Senior PMO Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) IT Director
4 1 (2.94%) Network Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Programme Director
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) FMCG
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Handset
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Pricing Data
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Business Transformation
3 9 (26.47%) DNA
4 4 (11.76%) Content Management
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Entry
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Statistics
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNP
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCDP
3 1 (2.94%) CCIE
3 1 (2.94%) CCIP
3 1 (2.94%) CCSA
3 1 (2.94%) CCSE
3 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
3 1 (2.94%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 3 (8.82%) FatWire
3 2 (5.88%) Aruba
3 2 (5.88%) F5
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Netezza
3 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
3 2 (5.88%) Talend
4 1 (2.94%) BT
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Virgin Media
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