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 3 months to 30 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.

Telecommunications
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 24 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.00% 4.98% 1.43%
As % of the General category 21.05% 17.57% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 4
Median daily rate £375 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +5.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £282 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £410 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -70.45% +69.23%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 57 74 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 28.50% 28.35% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 60
Median daily rate £375 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 3
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +75.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £26.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £57.00 £41.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 5 £325 -14.47% 7
Glastonbury - 2 £479 - 1
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 17 (85.00%) SAP
1 17 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) Electronics
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
1 17 (85.00%) Manufacturing
1 17 (85.00%) Programme Management
1 17 (85.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 17 (85.00%) Marketing
1 17 (85.00%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (85.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) DCCP
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Grunt
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (85.00%) Electronics
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
1 17 (85.00%) Manufacturing
1 17 (85.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) BSS Architect
3 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Transition Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.00%) Django
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
1 2 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) Digital Marketing
1 17 (85.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) hybris
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
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