Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 49 49
Rank change year-on-year -46 0 -22
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 67 93 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.21% 4.05% 4.36%
As % of the General category 6.41% 10.08% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 66
Surrey median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £225 £215 £185
90th Percentile £575 £588 £475
South East median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 13
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -29.41% -
10th Percentile £21.13 £14.07 £37.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £14.70 £44.00
% change year-on-year +53.06% -66.59% +64.49%

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 1,046 923 794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 34.48% 40.20% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 650 517
Surrey median daily rate £488 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.07% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 50
Surrey median hourly rate £41.43 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.64% -21.43% -19.08%
10th Percentile £16.38 £13.30 £11.93
90th Percentile £64.13 £46.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +30.00% -8.26% +26.27%

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 27 May 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Surrey over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 May 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
Camberley -3 22 - - 1
Guildford -20 11 - - 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £488 -
Woking - 3 - - 1
Staines -19 2 £400 +11.11%
Leatherhead -5 1 £400 -0.62% 3
Reigate - 1 - - 3
Egham - 1 - - 1
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 22 (32.84%) C++
2 22 (32.84%) Software Engineering
3 21 (31.34%) STL
3 21 (31.34%) GCC
3 21 (31.34%) GDB
4 19 (28.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (19.40%) Java
6 10 (14.93%) SLA
7 9 (13.43%) SQL
7 9 (13.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (13.43%) Spring
7 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
8 7 (10.45%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (10.45%) Diameter Protocol
8 7 (10.45%) Drupal
8 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.45%) Ericsson
9 6 (8.96%) Finance
9 6 (8.96%) German Language
10 5 (7.46%) LTE
10 5 (7.46%) MGW
10 5 (7.46%) High Availability
10 5 (7.46%) RANAP
10 5 (7.46%) SGSN
10 5 (7.46%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (7.46%) Retail
10 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.46%) UMTS
10 5 (7.46%) VoIP

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 7 (10.45%) Drupal
2 3 (4.48%) Mule
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.49%) Maya
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM for Utilities
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Diameter Protocol
1 7 (10.45%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (7.46%) GSM
2 5 (7.46%) LTE
2 5 (7.46%) MGW
2 5 (7.46%) RANAP
2 5 (7.46%) SGSN
2 5 (7.46%) UMTS
2 5 (7.46%) VoIP
3 3 (4.48%) 5G
3 3 (4.48%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
3 3 (4.48%) PBX
3 3 (4.48%) RTP
3 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) WAN
3 3 (4.48%) Wireless
4 2 (2.99%) 4G
4 2 (2.99%) GGSN
4 2 (2.99%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) GCC
1 21 (31.34%) GDB
2 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 3 (4.48%) Trac
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) JUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) German Language
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Electronics
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Software Engineer
2 18 (26.87%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.97%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.48%) Integration Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Head of Engineering
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) STL
2 19 (28.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (13.43%) Spring
4 4 (5.97%) REST
4 4 (5.97%) SOAP
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Camel
5 3 (4.48%) Java EE
5 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.48%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.99%) XML
6 2 (2.99%) XSLT
7 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.49%) ATL
7 1 (1.49%) J2EE
7 1 (1.49%) JSON
7 1 (1.49%) MFC
7 1 (1.49%) Spring Batch
7 1 (1.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.97%) PMI
3 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.49%) MPEG
4 1 (1.49%) STB
4 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Software Engineering
2 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.46%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (7.46%) High Availability
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL
4 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
4 4 (5.97%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) Cross-Platform Development
5 3 (4.48%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) ERP
5 3 (4.48%) Multithreading
5 3 (4.48%) MVC
5 3 (4.48%) OO
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE
5 3 (4.48%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) C++
2 13 (19.40%) Java
3 9 (13.43%) SQL
4 5 (7.46%) PHP
5 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.99%) CCNA
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ECDL
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) PMO
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
1 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
1 1 (1.49%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Ericsson
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco
3 4 (5.97%) SAP
4 3 (4.48%) Arqiva
4 3 (4.48%) Huawei
4 3 (4.48%) Nokia
5 1 (1.49%) BMC
5 1 (1.49%) Capita
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Cramer
5 1 (1.49%) Novell
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
5 1 (1.49%) VMware