Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 65 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 53 25 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.34% 2.00% 3.25%
As % of the General category 7.55% 5.84% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 42
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £419 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +5.68% +14.86%
10th Percentile £224 £184 £260
90th Percentile £483 £563 £460
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £351 £380
% change year-on-year +13.88% -7.57% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £11.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.70% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.17 £14.00
% change year-on-year +44.32% -5.96% -6.67%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 702 428 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 44.26% 34.24% 49.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 225 323
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £411 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% +6.06% +6.90%
10th Percentile £275 £240 £258
90th Percentile £538 £563 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 14
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £9.65 £11.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.53% -13.76% -25.40%
10th Percentile £10.64 £8.58 £8.65
90th Percentile £24.20 £16.30 £16.18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 £18.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% +29.31% +18.76%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Electronics
3 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) Programme Management
5 12 (22.64%) Marketing
5 12 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (22.64%) SAP
5 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (22.64%) Manufacturing
6 11 (20.75%) Java
7 10 (18.87%) J2EE
7 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
7 10 (18.87%) TDD
7 10 (18.87%) Banking
8 9 (16.98%) Windows
8 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (15.09%) IBM
9 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
9 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
9 8 (15.09%) BDD
10 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) Retail Banking
10 7 (13.21%) JIRA
10 7 (13.21%) Cisco
10 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
10 7 (13.21%) LAN
11 6 (11.32%) WAN

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) LAN
2 6 (11.32%) WAN
3 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.55%) BGP
4 4 (7.55%) DHCP
4 4 (7.55%) DNS
4 4 (7.55%) OSPF
4 4 (7.55%) VLAN
4 4 (7.55%) VPN
5 3 (5.66%) Firewall
5 3 (5.66%) Internet
5 3 (5.66%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (5.66%) VoIP
6 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless
7 1 (1.89%) DWDM
7 1 (1.89%) Intranet
7 1 (1.89%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) Redis
4 1 (1.89%) DataStage
4 1 (1.89%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Informix
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.21%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) Appium
4 4 (7.55%) Selenium
4 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.66%) Calabash
5 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.66%) NUnit
5 3 (5.66%) PhantomJS
5 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.77%) JMeter
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Electronics
3 12 (22.64%) Manufacturing
3 12 (22.64%) Marketing
4 10 (18.87%) Banking
5 7 (13.21%) Retail Banking
6 4 (7.55%) Retail
7 3 (5.66%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (3.77%) Automotive
9 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Analyst
1 8 (15.09%) Architect
2 7 (13.21%) Consultant
2 7 (13.21%) Tester
3 5 (9.43%) Automation Tester
3 5 (9.43%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Data Network Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Automation Tester
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Tester
4 4 (7.55%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Amdocs Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) OSS Architect
5 3 (5.66%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (5.66%) QA Tester
5 3 (5.66%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (5.66%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) J2EE
2 6 (11.32%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) CGI
3 5 (9.43%) REST
3 5 (9.43%) XML
4 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.66%) JSON
4 3 (5.66%) RESTful
4 3 (5.66%) SOAP
5 2 (3.77%) .NET
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) CCTV
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.77%) Social Media
3 1 (1.89%) ASIC
3 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
3 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) RIA
3 1 (1.89%) VHDL
3 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
2 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Programme Management
3 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
3 10 (18.87%) TDD
4 8 (15.09%) BDD
4 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
5 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.55%) Data Entry
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps
6 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 4 (7.55%) SOLID
6 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 3 (5.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) Java
3 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) Perl
4 5 (9.43%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) CCIE
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (3.77%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.55%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) vCloud
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Amdocs OSS
1 5 (9.43%) Ansible
1 5 (9.43%) Netcool
1 5 (9.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.89%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.89%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) SAP
2 8 (15.09%) IBM
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) F5
5 5 (9.43%) Amdocs
5 5 (9.43%) Cramer
6 4 (7.55%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.77%) Juniper
8 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.89%) CA
8 1 (1.89%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.89%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.89%) Lotus
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Polycom
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) SunGard
8 1 (1.89%) Xilinx