Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 24 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 > M4 Corridor
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 2.70% 11.76%
As % of the General category 100.00% 20.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
M4 Corridor median daily rate £350 - £330
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
M4 Corridor median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £24.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -40.82% +55.56% +1.61%

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 M4 Corridor with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
M4 Corridor
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 13.51% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
M4 Corridor median daily rate £350 £600 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +81.82% -22.35%
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
M4 Corridor median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the M4 Corridor

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the M4 Corridor

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in the M4 Corridor.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in the M4 Corridor

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the M4 Corridor

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the M4 Corridor over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in the M4 Corridor

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms in the M4 Corridor.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 24 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) eTOM
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Cramer
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) SS7
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) INAP
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) INAP
1 1 (11.11%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (11.11%) SS7
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) eTOM
3 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cramer
1 1 (11.11%) Nokia
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sun