Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -22 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 1.79% 3.28%
As % of the General category 3.72% 4.74% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 26
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -21.69% +2.15%
10th Percentile £251 £265 £306
90th Percentile £581 £385 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +8.97% +11.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £24.91 - £19.00
10th Percentile £22.42 - £18.50
90th Percentile £27.41 - £19.50
South West median hourly rate £21.59 £15.00 £15.67
% change year-on-year +43.90% -4.28% -0.51%

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 188 232 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.45% 37.66% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 110 174
Gloucestershire median daily rate £438 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.38% -4.38% -3.61%
10th Percentile £299 £239 £223
90th Percentile £526 £488 £559
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 40
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -35.29%
10th Percentile £22.50 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £55.00 £43.90
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £32.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year +15.27% -5.07% -17.17%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -3 4 £263 -34.38% 9
Cheltenham -11 3 £425 - 5
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) LTE
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (42.86%) Broadband
3 3 (42.86%) GSM
3 3 (42.86%) UMTS
3 3 (42.86%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) IPv6
3 3 (42.86%) NHS
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (42.86%) WebRTC
4 2 (28.57%) Handset
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) Broadband
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
2 3 (42.86%) IPv4
2 3 (42.86%) IPv6
2 3 (42.86%) LTE
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) UMTS
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) Handset
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) SAP