The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 31 23 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.15% 6.43% 5.14%
As % of the General category 4.41% 27.27% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 19
Median daily rate £400 £360 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -34.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £263 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -70.45% +112.04%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 68 66 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.05% 23.57% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 111
Median daily rate £400 £390 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -29.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Southampton

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Southampton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Electronics
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
6 1 (6.67%) SAP cProjects
6 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Office 365
6 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Records Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) SAP cProjects
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cabling Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Records Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
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