The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Leatherhead
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 25 14
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 6.98% 6.32% 5.88%
As % of the General category 20.00% 37.93% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -70.45% +69.23%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15 29 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 34.88% 16.67% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 13
Median daily rate £420 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £333 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £524 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Leatherhead

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Unix Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) XML Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle