Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 62 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.62% 0.90% 2.11%
As % of the General category 6.53% 2.62% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +1.19% -6.67%
10th Percentile £172 £251 £405
90th Percentile £620 £610 £430
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £395
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.53% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £15.48 £37.50
% change year-on-year +174.55% -58.72% +212.50%

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 199 267 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.78% 34.41% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 159 146
Gloucestershire median daily rate £410 £438 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.29% +8.36% +0.94%
10th Percentile £235 £267 £216
90th Percentile £550 £540 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.16% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +27.27% -
10th Percentile £36.75 £11.38 £11.51
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £53.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +31.15% +10.91%

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 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 2019. 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 £538 +104.76% 5
Cheltenham -5 3 £500 +17.65% 3
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Programme Management
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
1 10 (76.92%) Public Sector
2 9 (69.23%) Electronics
2 9 (69.23%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (69.23%) Manufacturing
2 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) SAP
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (15.38%) JIRA
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) C#

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 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Gunicorn
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) ISDN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) PSTN
2 1 (7.69%) RSVP
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Appium
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) TestRail
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
1 10 (76.92%) Public Sector
2 9 (69.23%) Electronics
2 9 (69.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Local Government
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Client Director
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Django
3 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (7.69%) Flash
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) Vue.js
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
1 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Programme Management
2 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Contract Management
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (7.69%) Preventative Maintenance
6 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Go
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) HP ALM
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft