Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 87 90
Rank change year-on-year +39 +3 -30
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 21 24 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.12% 1.56% 1.63%
As % of the General category 7.87% 3.78% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 17
Median daily rate £445 £403 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% -12.97% +59.48%
10th Percentile £313 £355 £305
90th Percentile £538 £641 £588
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.84% +23.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +20.37% -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +20.37% -56.35%

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 267 635 668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.61% 41.21% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 402 387
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £584 £588 £547
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +44.62% -1.93%
10th Percentile £11.01 £13.75 £10.14
90th Percentile £35.65 £35.00 £38.12
Median hourly rate £20.03 £25.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -22.23% +66.13% -51.33%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Daily rate trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Glasgow

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (38.10%) Electronics
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
3 8 (38.10%) Programme Management
3 8 (38.10%) Marketing
3 8 (38.10%) SAP
3 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
3 8 (38.10%) Public Sector
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 5 (23.81%) SNMP
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) QA
5 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 5 (23.81%) BC Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) Communications Security
6 4 (19.05%) Azure
6 4 (19.05%) xDSL
6 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) DSL

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Domino
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) OneDrive
2 2 (9.52%) Power Platform
3 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.76%) Logic Apps
3 1 (4.76%) Power Automate
3 1 (4.76%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) SNMP
3 4 (19.05%) ADSL
3 4 (19.05%) BGP
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) DSL
3 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
3 4 (19.05%) OSPF
3 4 (19.05%) PPP
3 4 (19.05%) RIP
3 4 (19.05%) TACACS
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) VoIP
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) GitLab
General
1 8 (38.10%) Electronics
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
1 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
1 8 (38.10%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Commercial Officer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Auditor
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Auditor
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.76%) User Researcher
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (4.76%) React
1 1 (4.76%) Redux
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (38.10%) Programme Management
1 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Communications Security
3 4 (19.05%) Process Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) E-Discovery
5 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Service Design
6 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Clojure
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Java 8
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) BC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (19.05%) CCDP
4 4 (19.05%) CCIP
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) CCNP
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (4.76%) CISA
6 1 (4.76%) CISM
6 1 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) HND
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) NEBOSH
2 1 (4.76%) NIST
2 1 (4.76%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) NEC
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) NetScout
4 1 (4.76%) Openreach
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) Virgin Media