Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 20 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 49 38
Rank change year-on-year -20 -11 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 79 98 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.87% 4.26% 4.71%
As % of the General category 7.67% 12.50% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 86
Surrey median daily rate £400 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -28.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £140 £263
90th Percentile £563 £485 £478
South East median daily rate £372 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +0.54% -1.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 2
Surrey median hourly rate £12.50 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.51% -8.89% -72.73%
10th Percentile £10.00 £17.75 £42.50
90th Percentile £17.00 £41.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £24.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -40.82% +55.56% +1.61%

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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1030 784 931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.36% 34.10% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 495 545
Surrey median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 22
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -6.21% +23.93%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.08 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.50 £52.13
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Surrey

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Surrey

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Surrey

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Surrey

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 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
Guildford -8 17 £333 +27.88% 10
Staines 0 14 £500 +177.78% 1
Camberley -5 12 - - 6
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 7 £553 +52.41%
Egham - 5 £500 -
Weybridge - 3 £300 - 5
Woking +3 2 - - 2
Chertsey -7 2 - -
Leatherhead -5 1 £280 -24.88%
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 17 (21.52%) Linux
1 17 (21.52%) Cisco
2 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (20.25%) Electronics
2 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
3 14 (17.72%) Marketing
4 13 (16.46%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (16.46%) Manufacturing
4 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.46%) VoIP
5 12 (15.19%) UMTS
5 12 (15.19%) GSM
5 12 (15.19%) C++
5 12 (15.19%) Subversion
6 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
6 11 (13.92%) Asterisk PBX
6 11 (13.92%) SAP
6 11 (13.92%) PBX
6 11 (13.92%) RTP
6 11 (13.92%) Programme Management
6 11 (13.92%) Service Management
7 10 (12.66%) OO
7 10 (12.66%) STL
7 10 (12.66%) ITIL
7 10 (12.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (12.66%) GCC
7 10 (12.66%) GDB
7 10 (12.66%) Trac

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (5.06%) Mule
2 1 (1.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Lawson
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) VoIP
2 12 (15.19%) GSM
2 12 (15.19%) UMTS
3 11 (13.92%) Asterisk PBX
3 11 (13.92%) PBX
3 11 (13.92%) RTP
4 10 (12.66%) Diameter Protocol
4 10 (12.66%) GGSN
4 10 (12.66%) LTE
4 10 (12.66%) MGW
4 10 (12.66%) RANAP
4 10 (12.66%) SGSN
4 10 (12.66%) Wireshark
5 4 (5.06%) Firewall
5 4 (5.06%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (3.80%) 4G
6 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.80%) IPsec
6 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.27%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.27%) InfluxDB
2 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Subversion
2 10 (12.66%) GCC
2 10 (12.66%) GDB
2 10 (12.66%) Trac
3 6 (7.59%) JIRA
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
5 2 (2.53%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Ant
6 1 (1.27%) Gradle
6 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (20.25%) Electronics
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Marketing
3 13 (16.46%) Manufacturing
4 9 (11.39%) Retail
5 6 (7.59%) German Language
6 3 (3.80%) Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.19%) Telecoms Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Developer
4 10 (12.66%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Telecoms Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Handset Tester
7 5 (6.33%) Integration Developer
7 5 (6.33%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.33%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile Tester
7 5 (6.33%) Project Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Tester
8 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (12.66%) STL
2 7 (8.86%) Web Services
3 6 (7.59%) RESTful
3 6 (7.59%) Spring
4 5 (6.33%) Apache Camel
4 5 (6.33%) SOAP
5 4 (5.06%) Java EE
5 4 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.06%) REST
5 4 (5.06%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.53%) Dojo
6 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.27%) JTAPI
7 1 (1.27%) RFC 2833
7 1 (1.27%) Sensu
7 1 (1.27%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Handset
2 5 (6.33%) IVR
2 5 (6.33%) Smartphone
3 4 (5.06%) PMI
4 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) NHS
5 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) VHDL
6 1 (1.27%) LIMS
6 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) Solaris
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
4 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.27%) Debian
5 1 (1.27%) Fedora
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.46%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (13.92%) Programme Management
3 11 (13.92%) Service Management
3 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.66%) Cross-Platform Development
4 10 (12.66%) ITIL
4 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
4 10 (12.66%) OO
5 9 (11.39%) Project Management
6 6 (7.59%) CRM
6 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.33%) Business Transformation
7 5 (6.33%) DNA
7 5 (6.33%) ERP
7 5 (6.33%) PDM
7 5 (6.33%) Speech Recognition
7 5 (6.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) C++
2 8 (10.13%) Java
3 6 (7.59%) Python
3 6 (7.59%) SQL
4 4 (5.06%) C
4 4 (5.06%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.27%) Ruby
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.53%) Degree
6 1 (1.27%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) CCNP
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) PMO
3 2 (2.53%) QA
4 1 (1.27%) GDPR
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.27%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) ProxySG
1 4 (5.06%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Ansible
1 1 (1.27%) Fluentd
1 1 (1.27%) Graphite
1 1 (1.27%) logstash
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.27%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) Salt
1 1 (1.27%) StatsD
1 1 (1.27%) vCenter Server
1 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Cisco
2 11 (13.92%) SAP
3 5 (6.33%) Genesys
3 5 (6.33%) Juniper
3 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
4 4 (5.06%) McAfee
4 4 (5.06%) Palo Alto
4 4 (5.06%) Proofpoint
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.80%) Workday
6 2 (2.53%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.53%) HP
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.27%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.27%) hybris
7 1 (1.27%) Intel
7 1 (1.27%) Rackspace