Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 37 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 -10 +31
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.53% 3.78% 5.72%
As % of the General category 8.43% 16.00% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 36
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £250 £278 £269
90th Percentile £520 £475 £925
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.04% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.88% -50.77% -
10th Percentile £22.75 £15.50 £31.25
90th Percentile £24.25 £16.50 £33.75
South West median hourly rate £11.80 £15.67 £46.20
% change year-on-year -24.70% -66.08% +255.38%

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 83 100 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 18.08% 23.64% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 64 85
Somerset median daily rate £375 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.38% -9.31% -5.88%
10th Percentile £150 £184 £255
90th Percentile £538 £509 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 29
Somerset median hourly rate £34.74 £39.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.05% -6.51% +10.82%
10th Percentile £14.85 £15.75 £31.00
90th Percentile £67.35 £43.00 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £38.63 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.96% -2.50% +8.84%

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 June 2018.

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
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 June 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 -3 3 £313 -3.85% 7
Highbridge - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £550 -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) VMS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell

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 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DWDM
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) VMS
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (14.29%) Ciena
3 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com