Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -20 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 11 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.24% 15.49% 17.21%
As % of the General category 15.28% 30.97% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 8
Guildford median daily rate - £290 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.71% +29.52%
Surrey median daily rate £400 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Guildford median hourly rate £14.15 £11.33 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.85% -73.34% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £37.50
90th Percentile £15.79 £11.33 £48.75
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +41.67% -29.41% -

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 72 113 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 34.29% 50.00% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 42
Guildford median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +23.13%
10th Percentile £350 £210 £213
90th Percentile £588 £648 £576
Surrey median daily rate £488 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +12.07% +2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 15
Guildford median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -53.75% +19.40%
10th Percentile £13.70 £12.51 £24.00
90th Percentile £39.10 £22.25 £48.75
Surrey median hourly rate £41.43 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +50.64% -21.43% -19.08%

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 27 May 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 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
1 7 (63.64%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (54.55%) SLA
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (27.27%) Huawei
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Arqiva
4 3 (27.27%) Nokia
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Balanced Scorecard
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) 5G
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scorecard
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) 4G
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7

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 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (9.09%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (18.18%) 5G
3 1 (9.09%) 2G
3 1 (9.09%) 3G
3 1 (9.09%) 4G
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Head of Engineering
1 2 (18.18%) Site Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Office Support
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Balanced Scorecard
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scorecard
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ECDL
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (9.09%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
2 3 (27.27%) Arqiva
2 3 (27.27%) Huawei
2 3 (27.27%) Nokia
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cramer
4 1 (9.09%) Novell