The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 7 6 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 29 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 15.38% 19.33% 27.44%
As % of the General category 32.79% 43.28% 55.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 21
Median daily rate £300 £340 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +29.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £276 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £406 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.34% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -70.45% +114.63%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 61 67 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 46.92% 44.67% 49.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 52
Median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £571 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.67% +19.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Guildford

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Guildford

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Guildford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Guildford

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Guildford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) ISEB
2 9 (21.43%) GPON
2 9 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.67%) B2B
3 7 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) 2G
4 6 (14.29%) 3G
4 6 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Degree
5 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) 4G
5 5 (11.90%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (11.90%) PMP
5 5 (11.90%) MS Office
5 5 (11.90%) Network Design
5 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.52%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) GPON
2 6 (14.29%) 2G
2 6 (14.29%) 3G
3 5 (11.90%) 4G
3 5 (11.90%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (4.76%) DOCSIS
4 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) GSM
4 2 (4.76%) LTE
4 2 (4.76%) VDSL
5 1 (2.38%) 5G
5 1 (2.38%) ATM
5 1 (2.38%) GPRS
5 1 (2.38%) HSPA
5 1 (2.38%) VoLTE
5 1 (2.38%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Gerrit
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Quantity Surveyor
5 4 (9.52%) Telecoms Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Transmission Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Transmission Planning Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Dropwizard
1 3 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
1 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) B2B
2 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 7 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.90%) Network Design
4 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) Change Control
5 4 (9.52%) Change Management
5 4 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 4 (9.52%) Wireframes
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.14%) Line Management
6 3 (7.14%) Network Planning
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) C++
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) ISEB
1 9 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
3 5 (11.90%) PMP
4 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 3 (7.14%) BT
2 3 (7.14%) Cramer
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Huawei
3 2 (4.76%) Virgin Media
4 1 (2.38%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.38%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.38%) Nokia
4 1 (2.38%) Nokia Networks
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