Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 18 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 18 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 10 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.97% 5.90% 8.55%
As % of the General category 12.20% 16.36% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 16
Ipswich median daily rate £450 £369 £504
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.03% -26.87% -13.06%
10th Percentile £405 £252 £322
90th Percentile £875 £447 £569
Suffolk median daily rate £438 £319 £501
% change year-on-year +37.25% -36.38% -8.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - £24.43 -
Suffolk median hourly rate - £13.86 -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 82 110 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 32.54% 36.07% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 63 55
Ipswich median daily rate £419 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £353 £300 £313
90th Percentile £586 £550 £538
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - £14.50 -
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.50 -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Ipswich

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Ipswich

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Ipswich over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Ipswich

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) CCENT
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Domain Models
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) NGN
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) NGN
2 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Coach
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Head of Development
1 2 (20.00%) Head of Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Operations Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Domain Models
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) CCENT
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) OASIS TOSCA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (10.00%) BroadSoft