Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 67 78
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 -19
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 33 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.90% 2.64% 1.31%
As % of the General category 6.09% 7.84% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 5
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +80.00% -15.97%
10th Percentile £275 £173 £210
90th Percentile £588 £525 £403
Scotland median daily rate £395 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +5.33% +25.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £31.93 £9.37
% change year-on-year -53.01% +240.72% -24.13%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 542 472 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 31.28% 33.64% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 208 281
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -9.84% +5.17%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.71 £12.25
90th Percentile £36.11 £31.08 £44.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £28.80 £16.50
% change year-on-year -34.03% +74.55% -45.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Internet
3 10 (30.30%) WAN
4 9 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 9 (27.27%) LAN
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
4 9 (27.27%) DSL
5 8 (24.24%) MPLS
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) CCNP
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 8 (24.24%) CCNA
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (24.24%) ADSL
5 8 (24.24%) ATM
5 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
5 8 (24.24%) Migration
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) BC Cleared
6 7 (21.21%) xDSL
6 7 (21.21%) RIP
6 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 7 (21.21%) OSPF
6 7 (21.21%) EIGRP
6 7 (21.21%) BGP
6 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.15%) SAP

Telecoms
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.06%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Internet
2 10 (30.30%) WAN
3 9 (27.27%) DSL
3 9 (27.27%) Ethernet
3 9 (27.27%) LAN
4 8 (24.24%) ADSL
4 8 (24.24%) ATM
4 8 (24.24%) MPLS
4 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 7 (21.21%) BGP
5 7 (21.21%) EIGRP
5 7 (21.21%) OSPF
5 7 (21.21%) RIP
5 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 7 (21.21%) xDSL
6 4 (12.12%) Broadband
6 4 (12.12%) DWDM
6 4 (12.12%) SDH
7 3 (9.09%) 4G
7 3 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) HDInsight
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 5 (15.15%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) Spring
1 1 (3.03%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
2 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
3 4 (12.12%) CRM
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.12%) Workflow
3 4 (12.12%) Workflow Development
4 3 (9.09%) ETL
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Network Management
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Content Management
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Service Design
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C#
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Java 8
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) BC Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) CCNP
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 4 (12.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (12.12%) Nortel
5 3 (9.09%) Ciena
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Ericsson
6 2 (6.06%) Huawei
6 2 (6.06%) Talend
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) FatWire
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee
7 1 (3.03%) Openreach
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Tableau