Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 23 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 81 64
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 -16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.54% 0.14% 1.65%
As % of the General category 2.25% 0.46% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 11
Oxford median daily rate £350 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.76% +5.88%
10th Percentile £309 £288 £270
90th Percentile £535 £313 £388
Oxfordshire median daily rate £298 £355 £350
% change year-on-year -16.20% +1.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxford median hourly rate - - £27.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £20.75

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 Oxford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 178 217 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 24.18% 30.39% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 179 138
Oxford median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% -8.11%
10th Percentile £275 £212 £253
90th Percentile £575 £559 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £441 £425
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Oxford median hourly rate £29.17 £25.44 £22.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +14.78% +16.64%
10th Percentile £13.14 £12.91 £13.35
90th Percentile £46.38 £37.03 £42.63
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £16.66
% change year-on-year -7.53% +119.05% -17.16%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Oxford

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Oxford

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Oxford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Oxford

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Symposium
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) Symposium
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) PBX Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior TIBCO Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Architect
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO