Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 68 46
Rank change year-on-year +14 -22 +33
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 38 18 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.93% 1.60% 3.21%
As % of the General category 8.94% 4.25% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 15
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £325 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +54.76% -49.09%
10th Percentile £242 £215 £91
90th Percentile £525 £420 £326
Scotland median daily rate £400 £311 £260
% change year-on-year +28.51% +19.71% -38.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £12.35
Scotland median hourly rate £36.25 £19.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year +85.90% +57.89% -

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 425 424 787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.74% 37.76% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 217 417
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £224 £259
90th Percentile £548 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £21.28 £28.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.02% +69.70% -31.96%
10th Percentile £13.74 £13.30 £12.35
90th Percentile £35.50 £40.40 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £29.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -4.10% +48.78%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Manufacturing
3 14 (36.84%) Marketing
4 13 (34.21%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (34.21%) Electronics
4 13 (34.21%) Programme Management
4 13 (34.21%) SAP
4 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
6 7 (18.42%) React
7 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 6 (15.79%) Grunt
7 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (15.79%) Sass
7 6 (15.79%) Node.js
7 6 (15.79%) CSS3
7 6 (15.79%) gulp
7 6 (15.79%) Redux
7 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 6 (15.79%) BDD
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 6 (15.79%) ECMAScript
8 5 (13.16%) Data Centre

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 3 (7.89%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) Broadband
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) DMZ
3 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.26%) MPLS
3 2 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) VSAN
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) SMS
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Grunt
1 6 (15.79%) gulp
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Manufacturing
3 14 (36.84%) Marketing
4 13 (34.21%) Electronics
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (15.79%) Lead Developer
4 5 (13.16%) User Researcher
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Copywriter
6 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
1 7 (18.42%) jQuery
1 7 (18.42%) React
2 6 (15.79%) CSS
2 6 (15.79%) CSS3
2 6 (15.79%) HTML5
2 6 (15.79%) Node.js
2 6 (15.79%) Redux
2 6 (15.79%) Sass
2 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.26%) FMCG
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) CentOS
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (34.21%) Programme Management
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) BDD
3 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
3 6 (15.79%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Usability Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) User Stories
6 2 (5.26%) Anomaly Detection
6 2 (5.26%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Decision Tree
6 2 (5.26%) Fault Management
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) Scorecard
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) ECMAScript
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CCNA
1 2 (5.26%) CCNP
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) MCSA
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) SAP
2 4 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) FireEye
3 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Juniper
3 2 (5.26%) Lancope
3 2 (5.26%) M86 Security
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Polycom
3 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Sourcefire
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) FatWire
4 1 (2.63%) Veeam