Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 63 56
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7 -41
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 15 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.26% 1.86% 2.60%
As % of the General category 5.36% 6.39% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 26
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £405 £270 £234
90th Percentile £430 £630 £438
South West median daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +12.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £15.36 -
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £12.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +212.50% -54.29% +9.38%

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 280 266 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.17% 29.13% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 176 165
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% -4.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £294
90th Percentile £480 £556 £495
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 35
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -10.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £15.10 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £47.30 £47.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.12
% change year-on-year +1.45% -16.10% +44.28%

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 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 24 November 2017. 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 +3 8 £400 -23.81% 1
Cheltenham +7 1 - - 4
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) WLAN
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) JPA
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 5 (33.33%) Java EE
3 5 (33.33%) JSON
3 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Nortel
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Electronics
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SAP

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 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) WLAN
3 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) Broadband
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) GSM
4 1 (6.67%) IPv4
4 1 (6.67%) Junos
4 1 (6.67%) LTE
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) UMTS
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Core Java Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Designer
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (33.33%) Java EE
1 5 (33.33%) JPA
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
1 5 (33.33%) Spring
1 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 5 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Nortel
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Siemens
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Meraki