Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -33 -1 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.23% 11.61% 13.81%
As % of the General category 7.06% 27.66% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 8
Guildford median daily rate - £335 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.84% +1.67%
Surrey median daily rate £300 £330 £350
% change year-on-year -9.09% -5.71% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Guildford median hourly rate £14.15 - £40.00
10th Percentile £12.50 - £38.00
90th Percentile £15.79 - £47.50
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £17.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year +146.38% -57.41% -10.00%

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 85 94 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 31.60% 41.96% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 58 39
Guildford median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +25.00%
10th Percentile £362 £310 £154
90th Percentile £593 £588 £528
Surrey median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Guildford median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -53.13% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £15.33 £10.73
90th Percentile £38.70 £22.25 £44.38
Surrey median hourly rate £41.75 £26.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +56.07% +7.00% -45.65%

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 17 August 2018, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMI
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) ZENworks
3 1 (16.67%) ECDL
3 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (16.67%) 5G
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) BSS Architect
1 1 (16.67%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) OSS Architect
1 1 (16.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Project Office Support
1 1 (16.67%) Site Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ECDL
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (16.67%) Arqiva
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Novell