Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 30 37 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 11.07% 14.34% 22.50%
As % of the General category 28.04% 33.04% 55.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 63
Slough median daily rate £375 £350 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -21.35% +18.67%
10th Percentile £310 £271 £288
90th Percentile £628 £454 £516
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £388 £408
% change year-on-year -3.23% -4.91% +12.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Slough median hourly rate - £13.86 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +48.15% -70.00% +131.78%

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 Slough with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 107 112 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 39.48% 43.41% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 106
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £159 £241
90th Percentile £581 £579 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +182.76% -18.31%
10th Percentile £40.50 £21.10 £11.40
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.50 £35.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.38 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +23.48% -13.16% +16.03%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Slough

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Slough

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Slough over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Slough

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) Digital Economy
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.67%) B2B
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) Billing
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (10.00%) Retail
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) SLA
5 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (6.67%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) EAI
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) SSL

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) 2G
2 1 (3.33%) 3G
2 1 (3.33%) 4G
2 1 (3.33%) Broadband
2 1 (3.33%) SGSN
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.33%) MorphX
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Digital Economy
3 5 (16.67%) Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Billing
5 3 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Billing Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Account Director
5 2 (6.67%) ArcSight Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Client Director
5 2 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.67%) SOA Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Symfony Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Technology Director
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) CSS3
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) Symfony
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (16.67%) B2B
1 5 (16.67%) Project Management
1 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (13.33%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Use Case
3 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (6.67%) EAI
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
4 2 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Scala
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CISSP
1 2 (6.67%) GIAC
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy
1 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.33%) Amdocs
2 1 (3.33%) BMC
2 1 (3.33%) Dell
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Lotus
2 1 (3.33%) NetCracker
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) Veeam
2 1 (3.33%) VMware