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 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 65 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 -40  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 30 32 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.46% 2.52% 6.80%
As % of the General category 6.36% 9.28% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 55
Median daily rate £260 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £281 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £419 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.52% +22.58%  

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 472 345 446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 38.72% 27.12% 34.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 231 236
Median daily rate £436 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.42% -25.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.25 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 June 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 June 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 +2 13 £298 -9.84% 5
Camberley - 3 - - 6
Staines +2 2 - - 1
Chertsey -1 1 - - 1
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (32.56%) Linux
2 24 (27.91%) Subversion
3 20 (23.26%) Finance
4 16 (18.60%) C++
4 16 (18.60%) Cisco
4 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 15 (17.44%) Java
6 14 (16.28%) UMTS
6 14 (16.28%) GSM
6 14 (16.28%) LTE
7 13 (15.12%) Multithreading
7 13 (15.12%) RANAP
7 13 (15.12%) Wireshark
7 13 (15.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 13 (15.12%) Asterisk PBX
7 13 (15.12%) GCC
7 13 (15.12%) GDB
7 13 (15.12%) Trac
7 13 (15.12%) Diameter Protocol
7 13 (15.12%) PBX
7 13 (15.12%) RTP
7 13 (15.12%) VoIP
7 13 (15.12%) OO
7 13 (15.12%) STL
7 13 (15.12%) Cross-Platform Development
8 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
9 11 (12.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (12.79%) Electronics
10 10 (11.63%) MGW

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 (8.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.81%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) GSM
1 14 (16.28%) LTE
1 14 (16.28%) UMTS
2 13 (15.12%) Asterisk PBX
2 13 (15.12%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (15.12%) PBX
2 13 (15.12%) RANAP
2 13 (15.12%) RTP
2 13 (15.12%) VoIP
2 13 (15.12%) Wireshark
3 10 (11.63%) GGSN
3 10 (11.63%) MGW
3 10 (11.63%) SGSN
4 9 (10.47%) GPON
5 5 (5.81%) Wireless
6 4 (4.65%) 4G
6 4 (4.65%) LAN
7 3 (3.49%) DOCSIS
7 3 (3.49%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (3.49%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Subversion
2 13 (15.12%) GCC
2 13 (15.12%) GDB
2 13 (15.12%) Trac
3 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.47%) Maven
5 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.65%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.65%) LoadRunner
7 3 (3.49%) Gerrit
7 3 (3.49%) JIRA
7 3 (3.49%) Selenium
8 2 (2.33%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Electronics
3 8 (9.30%) Marketing
4 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.65%) Retail
6 3 (3.49%) Games
7 1 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.28%) Software Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Process Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Business Process Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Network Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Quantity Surveyor
8 3 (3.49%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.49%) Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (15.12%) STL
2 5 (5.81%) Dojo
2 5 (5.81%) Spring
3 4 (4.65%) CSS
3 4 (4.65%) HTML
3 4 (4.65%) HTML5
3 4 (4.65%) SOAP
3 4 (4.65%) XML
4 3 (3.49%) Dropwizard
4 3 (3.49%) Spring Boot
4 3 (3.49%) XML Messaging
5 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.33%) Middleware
6 1 (1.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.16%) Handset
4 1 (1.16%) LIMS
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.56%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Android
2 5 (5.81%) Unix
3 4 (4.65%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
2 13 (15.12%) Cross-Platform Development
2 13 (15.12%) Multithreading
2 13 (15.12%) OO
3 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) B2B
5 8 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (9.30%) Six Sigma
6 7 (8.14%) Defect Management
6 7 (8.14%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.81%) Android Development
7 5 (5.81%) DevOps
7 5 (5.81%) Line Management
7 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.81%) Scrum
7 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.81%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.81%) Use Case
7 5 (5.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) C++
2 15 (17.44%) Java
3 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.65%) Groovy
4 4 (4.65%) Python
5 3 (3.49%) SQL
6 2 (2.33%) C
6 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) ISEB
3 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.33%) PMP
6 1 (1.16%) CCNA
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) Degree
6 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.16%) MCSE
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.33%) vSphere
2 2 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Cisco
2 7 (8.14%) SAP
3 4 (4.65%) Ericsson
3 4 (4.65%) HP
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.49%) BT
4 3 (3.49%) IBM
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.49%) VMware
5 2 (2.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.33%) Virgin Media
6 1 (1.16%) hybris
6 1 (1.16%) NetApp
6 1 (1.16%) Remedy
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday