Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 27 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 17 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.37% 4.80% 2.95%
As % of the General category 15.18% 24.18% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 17
Somerset median daily rate £500 £463 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +26.71% +12.31%
South West median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Somerset median hourly rate £12.18 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.52% - -
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +212.50% -31.43% -27.08%

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 112 91 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.18% 19.87% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 51 107
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £146 £225 £263
90th Percentile £501 £575 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 19
Somerset median hourly rate £14.50 £38.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.09% -30.45% +100.00%
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -13.75% +40.35%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -13 10 £500 +35.14% 6
Taunton +2 5 £301 -66.56%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
Telecoms
South West

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

1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
2 13 (76.47%) Electronics
2 13 (76.47%) Programme Management
2 13 (76.47%) Marketing
2 13 (76.47%) SAP
2 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (35.29%) Information Management
4 6 (35.29%) CISM
4 6 (35.29%) CISSP
4 6 (35.29%) HND
4 6 (35.29%) IISP
4 6 (35.29%) CLAS
4 6 (35.29%) JSP 440
4 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) Military
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
1 1 (5.88%) GSM
1 1 (5.88%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Electronics
2 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
2 13 (76.47%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Military
4 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Security Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Trainee
4 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (76.47%) Programme Management
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Information Management
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) DoDAF
4 1 (5.88%) IDEF
4 1 (5.88%) MODAF
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Ada
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CISM
1 6 (35.29%) CISSP
1 6 (35.29%) CLAS
1 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) HND
1 6 (35.29%) IISP
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (35.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware