Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 54 42
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 +36
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 24 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.07% 2.78% 3.48%
As % of the General category 6.45% 8.22% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 14
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £396 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +103.21% -52.73%
10th Percentile £282 £223 £89
90th Percentile £513 £431 £293
Scotland median daily rate £400 £329 £255
% change year-on-year +21.77% +28.82% -29.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Glasgow median hourly rate - £11.33 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.26% -
Scotland median hourly rate £34.38 £11.33 £12.35
% change year-on-year +203.40% -8.26% -

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 372 353 633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.07% 33.81% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 164 331
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -7.10%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £223
90th Percentile £524 £473 £475
Scotland median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.80 £37.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.71% +128.79% -31.96%
10th Percentile £13.73 £23.00 £12.35
90th Percentile £36.00 £53.53 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £37.75 £33.71
% change year-on-year -23.71% +11.98% +39.01%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) User Stories
5 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Electronics
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (8.33%) FireEye
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (8.33%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Decision Tree
6 2 (8.33%) Scorecard
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
6 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications

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 (8.33%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) DMZ
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.33%) SDH
2 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) DSL
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) VPLS
3 1 (4.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Essbase
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Copywriter
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analytics Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Risk Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) React
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (8.33%) FMCG
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) User Stories
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (8.33%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Decision Tree
4 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Scorecard
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCDP
1 1 (4.17%) CCIE
1 1 (4.17%) CCIP
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) FireEye
2 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Lancope
2 2 (8.33%) M86 Security
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Rackspace
2 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.17%) Nokia
3 1 (4.17%) Reuters
3 1 (4.17%) Tandberg