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 26 June 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.

Telecommunications
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 68 50
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 19 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.86% 0.57% 2.66%
As % of the General category 8.30% 1.47% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Median daily rate £242 £380 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.25% +47.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.64% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +16.12%  

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 229 273 455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 34.44% 38.94% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 165 241
Median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £295 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -71.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 12 (34.29%) CMS
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Avaya
3 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 7 (20.00%) Apple
3 7 (20.00%) MPLS
3 7 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) Polycom
5 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (14.29%) Electronics
5 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 5 (14.29%) Content Management
5 5 (14.29%) SAP
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) FatWire
6 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (8.57%) PMO
7 3 (8.57%) User Experience
7 3 (8.57%) Usability Testing

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 12 (34.29%) CMS
2 7 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) MPLS
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) VSAN
4 1 (2.86%) 2G
4 1 (2.86%) 3G
4 1 (2.86%) 4G
4 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) RNC
4 1 (2.86%) VoLTE
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Grunt
1 2 (5.71%) gulp
2 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) User Researcher
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.86%) Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) CSS3
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) React
3 2 (5.71%) Redux
3 2 (5.71%) Sass
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
3 2 (5.71%) Handset
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Pricing Data
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) CentOS
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Content Management
1 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 5 (14.29%) Project Management
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.57%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) TDD
3 3 (8.57%) Usability Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) Data Entry
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.71%) SEO
4 2 (5.71%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) ECMAScript
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CCNP
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) CCDP
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) CCIP
4 1 (2.86%) CCSA
4 1 (2.86%) CCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.86%) HP MASE
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Avaya
2 7 (20.00%) Apple
3 6 (17.14%) Polycom
4 5 (14.29%) SAP
5 4 (11.43%) FatWire
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.71%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) VMware
8 1 (2.86%) Aruba
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) Netezza
8 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos
8 1 (2.86%) Talend
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) Virgin Media
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