Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 63 61
Rank change year-on-year -28 -2 -21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 29 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.69% 2.63% 2.64%
As % of the General category 5.27% 7.91% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 9
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.68% +26.67% +85.19%
10th Percentile £262 £313 £220
90th Percentile £485 £525 £426
Scotland median daily rate £369 £420 £325
% change year-on-year -12.20% +29.23% +32.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 - £11.33
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £37.39 £15.42
% change year-on-year -49.18% +142.52% +24.82%

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 550 417 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.03% 33.17% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 198 185
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £223
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £28.80 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.03% -4.00% +90.48%
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.75 £13.73
90th Percentile £38.71 £35.00 £51.18
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £29.40 £32.00
% change year-on-year +2.04% -8.13% +1.59%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Time Management
5 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
5 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) ADSL
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (17.24%) CCNP
5 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) SLA
5 5 (17.24%) CCNA
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.24%) DWDM
5 5 (17.24%) MPLS
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) DSL
5 5 (17.24%) BC Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) xDSL
6 4 (13.79%) User Experience
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
6 4 (13.79%) BGP

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 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
2 6 (20.69%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) ADSL
3 5 (17.24%) DSL
3 5 (17.24%) DWDM
3 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
3 5 (17.24%) Internet
3 5 (17.24%) MPLS
3 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 4 (13.79%) ATM
4 4 (13.79%) BGP
4 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
4 4 (13.79%) OSPF
4 4 (13.79%) RIP
4 4 (13.79%) SDH
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) xDSL
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
6 2 (6.90%) ISDN
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) HDInsight
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
1 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
2 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Author
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Author
4 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Time Management
3 4 (13.79%) Content Management
3 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) ETL
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.90%) QMS
5 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Java 8
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) BC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (13.79%) FatWire
2 4 (13.79%) Nortel
3 3 (10.34%) Ciena
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.90%) BT
4 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Huawei
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Talend
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Tableau
5 1 (3.45%) VMware