Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 17 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.42% 12.15% 19.82%
As % of the General category 25.37% 36.11% 49.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Guildford median daily rate £333 £260 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.88% -21.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £323 £218 £250
90th Percentile £345 £264 £388
Surrey median daily rate £400 £279 £400
% change year-on-year +43.50% -30.31% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate £12.50 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -69.51% -8.89% -72.73%

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 Guildford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 67 72 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 29.26% 33.64% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 40
Guildford median daily rate £475 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +28.79% +1.54%
10th Percentile £236 £113 £261
90th Percentile £556 £575 £503
Surrey median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Guildford median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.50% -44.83% +113.24%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.60 £35.13
90th Percentile £16.15 £36.00 £38.38
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -50.00% -6.21% +23.93%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (17.65%) 4G
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) JIRA
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Ericsson
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) SLA
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
8 1 (5.88%) Proactive Management
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) QA
8 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) RFC 2833
8 1 (5.88%) Presales

Telecoms
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (17.65%) 4G
3 1 (5.88%) 2G
3 1 (5.88%) 3G
3 1 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.88%) CTI
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) RTP
3 1 (5.88%) Softphone
3 1 (5.88%) SSH
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (23.53%) IT Manager
4 4 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Availability Manager
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Network Services Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Platform Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JTAPI
1 1 (5.88%) RFC 2833
1 1 (5.88%) TAPI
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Debian
1 1 (5.88%) Fedora
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Network Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Presales
6 1 (5.88%) Proactive Management
6 1 (5.88%) Process Management
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PA-DSS
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.88%) BT
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Greenplum
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware