Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 40 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +34
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.94% 3.60% 4.77%
As % of the General category 8.91% 16.19% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 29
Somerset median daily rate £270 £454 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.53% +16.41% +17.21%
10th Percentile £224 £326 £271
90th Percentile £320 £500 £925
South West median daily rate £375 £410 £359
% change year-on-year -8.54% +14.37% -10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £11.68 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.28% -64.08% -
10th Percentile £22.75 £11.34 £31.25
90th Percentile £24.25 £12.01 £33.75
South West median hourly rate £16.50 £22.68 £12.00
% change year-on-year -27.25% +89.00% -14.29%

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 101 105 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.81% 22.25% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 75 65
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £204 £155 £263
90th Percentile £538 £512 £533
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 17
Somerset median hourly rate £34.74 £35.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% -11.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £14.85 £16.41 £32.00
90th Percentile £67.35 £47.38 £49.05
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +8.11%

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 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
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 15 August 2018. 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 -1 6 £270 -46.00% 8
Highbridge - 1 - -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (66.67%) SAP
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Electronics
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 6 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
1 6 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Structures

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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DWDM
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) ISDN
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) PABX
1 1 (11.11%) PSTN
1 1 (11.11%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) OLAP
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Electronics
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) DBA
1 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) PABX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Transmission Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (11.11%) Ciena
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Nortel