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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
South East / Surrey
Rank 41 41 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 56 66 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.79% 5.10% 5.72%
As % of the General category 11.29% 15.42% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 38
Median daily rate £403 £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £182 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £450 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.82% -  
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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 496 428 526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 42.43% 33.08% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 268 267
Median daily rate £430 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 12
Median hourly rate £26.75 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.31 £47.50 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Guildford -1 20 £300 -11.76% 8
Camberley +15 10 - - 4
Leatherhead +18 3 £403 +0.62% 4
Staines -4 3 - -
Redhill -7 2 £350 -
Horley - 1 £415 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 45 (36.00%) Linux
2 32 (25.60%) GSM
2 32 (25.60%) LTE
3 31 (24.80%) Cisco
4 30 (24.00%) UMTS
5 28 (22.40%) VoIP
5 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (22.40%) Subversion
6 27 (21.60%) Software Engineering
7 24 (19.20%) C++
8 22 (17.60%) RTP
8 22 (17.60%) STL
8 22 (17.60%) OO
8 22 (17.60%) PBX
8 22 (17.60%) RANAP
8 22 (17.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 22 (17.60%) Asterisk PBX
8 22 (17.60%) GCC
8 22 (17.60%) GDB
8 22 (17.60%) Trac
8 22 (17.60%) Diameter Protocol
8 22 (17.60%) Cross-Platform Development
9 19 (15.20%) Finance
10 17 (13.60%) Windows
10 17 (13.60%) MS Office
11 14 (11.20%) Multithreading
11 14 (11.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (11.20%) High Availability
12 12 (9.60%) Business Transformation
12 12 (9.60%) Windows 7

Telecoms
Top Related 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 (5.60%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.80%) Apache
3 3 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (13.60%) MS Office
2 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) AWS CloudTrail
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.60%) GSM
1 32 (25.60%) LTE
2 30 (24.00%) UMTS
3 28 (22.40%) VoIP
4 22 (17.60%) Asterisk PBX
4 22 (17.60%) Diameter Protocol
4 22 (17.60%) PBX
4 22 (17.60%) RANAP
4 22 (17.60%) RTP
5 12 (9.60%) Wireshark
6 11 (8.80%) GPON
7 10 (8.00%) 3G
8 9 (7.20%) 4G
9 7 (5.60%) GGSN
9 7 (5.60%) LAN
9 7 (5.60%) MGW
9 7 (5.60%) SGSN
10 6 (4.80%) 2G
11 5 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.20%) MySQL
1 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.80%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Subversion
2 22 (17.60%) GCC
2 22 (17.60%) GDB
2 22 (17.60%) Trac
3 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.00%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.20%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.20%) Maven
6 4 (3.20%) Selenium
7 3 (2.40%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.60%) JIRA
8 2 (1.60%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (15.20%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Electronics
3 7 (5.60%) Marketing
4 6 (4.80%) Law
4 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 23 (18.40%) Software Engineer
2 22 (17.60%) Analyst
2 22 (17.60%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (6.40%) Process Analyst
3 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
4 7 (5.60%) Security Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) Business Process Analyst
5 6 (4.80%) Consultant
5 6 (4.80%) Quantity Surveyor
6 5 (4.00%) Developer
6 5 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.00%) Telecoms Analyst
6 5 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (3.20%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (3.20%) Technical Support Consultant
7 4 (3.20%) Technical Trainer
7 4 (3.20%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 4 (3.20%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (17.60%) STL
2 9 (7.20%) REST
3 8 (6.40%) Web Services
4 7 (5.60%) SOAP
4 7 (5.60%) XML
5 5 (4.00%) HTML
5 5 (4.00%) HTML5
5 5 (4.00%) XML Messaging
6 4 (3.20%) CSS
7 3 (2.40%) Dropwizard
7 3 (2.40%) Middleware
7 3 (2.40%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.80%) JAXB
8 1 (0.80%) JMS
8 1 (0.80%) Node.js
8 1 (0.80%) WAP
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.60%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.60%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.80%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.00%) iPad
5 5 (4.00%) iPhone
6 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.80%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.80%) Handset
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.80%) MPEG
8 1 (0.80%) NHS
8 1 (0.80%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.00%) Linux
2 17 (13.60%) Windows
3 12 (9.60%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.60%) Unix
5 3 (2.40%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.80%) CentOS
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Solaris
7 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.60%) Software Engineering
3 22 (17.60%) Cross-Platform Development
3 22 (17.60%) OO
4 14 (11.20%) High Availability
4 14 (11.20%) Multithreading
5 12 (9.60%) Business Transformation
5 12 (9.60%) DNA
6 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.20%) Defect Management
8 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.40%) Six Sigma
8 8 (6.40%) Use Case
9 7 (5.60%) B2B
9 7 (5.60%) ITIL
9 7 (5.60%) Project Management
9 7 (5.60%) Scrum
10 6 (4.80%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.80%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.20%) C++
2 11 (8.80%) Java
3 9 (7.20%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.40%) SQL
5 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.20%) Groovy
7 3 (2.40%) Python
8 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.80%) C#
9 1 (0.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (8.00%) ISEB
3 7 (5.60%) Degree
3 7 (5.60%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.00%) PMP
5 4 (3.20%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.20%) MCSE
5 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.60%) CCNA
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.20%) Docker
3 3 (2.40%) vSphere
4 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.60%) Puppet
2 5 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.00%) SCCM
3 2 (1.60%) Ansible
3 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (24.80%) Cisco
2 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.40%) Bluefish Communications
3 8 (6.40%) SAP
3 8 (6.40%) VMware
4 7 (5.60%) HP
5 6 (4.80%) Ericsson
6 5 (4.00%) Altiris
6 5 (4.00%) Dell
7 4 (3.20%) IBM
8 3 (2.40%) Apple
8 3 (2.40%) BT
8 3 (2.40%) Cramer
8 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.60%) Citrix
9 2 (1.60%) Huawei
9 2 (1.60%) Virgin Media
10 1 (0.80%) NetApp
10 1 (0.80%) Nokia Networks
10 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
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