Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 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
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 68 29
Rank change year-on-year -66 -39 +13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 24 85 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.82% 2.89% 6.02%
As % of the General category 2.43% 7.89% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 33
Surrey median daily rate £482 £450 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.11% +30.25% -1.29%
10th Percentile £405 £289 £189
90th Percentile £570 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 21
Surrey median hourly rate £14.15 £12.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.16% -69.51% -6.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £15.79 £34.45 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +40.74% -27.03% -57.95%

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 988 1,077 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.61% 36.63% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 794 475
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £260
90th Percentile £638 £613 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 49
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £19.03 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.90% -30.80% -21.43%
10th Percentile £13.70 £12.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £52.85 £47.50 £41.60
South East median hourly rate £32.49 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +35.36% -5.88% -7.27%

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019. 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
Leatherhead +5 4 £525 +87.50% 2
Reigate +3 3 £413 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 3 £482 -12.76%
Camberley -23 3 - - 1
Weybridge +11 2 £513 +10.81% 1
Guildford -21 2 £475 +42.86% 4
Epsom - 1 £525 -
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (12.50%) PKI
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) RANAP
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) GGSN
4 3 (12.50%) SGSN
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.50%) LTE
4 3 (12.50%) MGW
4 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.50%) GCC
4 3 (12.50%) GDB
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics

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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) BrowserStack
2 1 (4.17%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (12.50%) GGSN
1 3 (12.50%) GSM
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) IPv6
1 3 (12.50%) LTE
1 3 (12.50%) MGW
1 3 (12.50%) RANAP
1 3 (12.50%) RTP
1 3 (12.50%) SGSN
1 3 (12.50%) UMTS
1 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) IPsec
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) 4G
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) GCC
1 3 (12.50%) GDB
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Protractor
3 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Workday Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Workday Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
1 3 (12.50%) STL
2 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.33%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) React
3 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) Lisp
3 2 (8.33%) Java 8
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Workday
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) Thales