Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 25 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
South East > Home Counties
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - +7 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 11 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 37.93% - 11.43%
As % of the General category 91.67% - 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Home Counties median daily rate £325 - £265
10th Percentile £313 - £263
90th Percentile £338 - £284
South East median daily rate £372 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +2.62% -3.33% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £24.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year -40.82% +51.94% +4.03%

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 the Home Counties with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Home Counties
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 12 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 41.38% 30.00% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 14
Home Counties median daily rate £325 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +9.47% +15.15%
10th Percentile £313 £354 £263
90th Percentile £338 £678 £648
South East median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -18.37% +8.89% +31.39%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the Home Counties

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 25 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
1 9 (81.82%) Use Case
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (81.82%) OpenStack
1 9 (81.82%) Network Design
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
1 9 (81.82%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Home Counties 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 9 (81.82%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Network Design
1 9 (81.82%) Network Virtualisation
1 9 (81.82%) Use Case
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow