The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 17 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.52% 4.00% 2.35%
As % of the General category 20.45% 15.38% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £300 £365 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.80% +58.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.20 - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -70.45% +112.04%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 44 26 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 26.99% 26.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 8
Median daily rate £300 £365 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.80% +27.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £285 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £440 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £22.45 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.53% -31.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.09 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.99 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Telecoms in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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

1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Governance
2 3 (25.00%) PMO
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) Samsung
3 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) iPhone
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) MFC
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
1 3 (25.00%) Programme Governance
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) COBOL
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCIP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Samsung
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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