Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 12 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 47 63
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.82% 2.14% 2.13%
As % of the General category 2.51% 5.11% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 18
Gloucestershire median daily rate £344 £420 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.15% +3.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £251 £405 £276
90th Percentile £639 £430 £596
South West median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £15.36
South West median hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -56.00% +212.50% -31.43%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 239 274 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.52% 41.90% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 137 181
Gloucestershire median daily rate £438 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £225 £215
90th Percentile £538 £475 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 45
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £31.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.55% -18.42% -10.59%
10th Percentile £24.00 £15.10 £22.50
90th Percentile £51.80 £54.00 £49.25
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year +18.57% +0.72% -13.13%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Gloucestershire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -9 5 £263 -34.38% 9
Cheltenham -2 1 £425 - 2
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Handset
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) GSM
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) UMTS
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) GSM
2 1 (16.67%) IPv4
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) UMTS
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Meraki
1 1 (16.67%) Nortel
1 1 (16.67%) SAP