Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 71 73
Rank change year-on-year -70 +2 -43
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 28 72 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.85% 2.73% 2.83%
As % of the General category 2.37% 7.15% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 29
Surrey median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £210 £233
90th Percentile £463 £450 £445
South East median daily rate £385 £370 £400
% change year-on-year +4.05% -7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 8
Surrey median hourly rate - £17.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -58.54% -8.89%
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £17.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year +20.29% -22.47% +57.80%

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 1,183 1,007 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.83% 38.23% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 718 500
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £257
90th Percentile £610 £558 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £410
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 31
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% -35.29%
10th Percentile £13.70 £14.60 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.75 £47.50 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £29.13 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +35.47% +4.88% +2.50%

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 21 September 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
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 21 September 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
Woking +11 5 - - 1
Camberley -5 5 - -
Staines -27 4 £450 -50.00%
Guildford -39 3 - - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -6 1 - -
Reigate - 1 - - 1
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) C++
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) GCC
3 5 (17.86%) GDB
3 5 (17.86%) STL
4 4 (14.29%) ATM
4 4 (14.29%) GSM
4 4 (14.29%) UMTS
4 4 (14.29%) VoIP
4 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 4 (14.29%) LTE
4 4 (14.29%) MGW
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 4 (14.29%) RANAP
4 4 (14.29%) GGSN
4 4 (14.29%) SGSN
4 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 4 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (10.71%) Network Management
5 3 (10.71%) Drupal
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) SLA
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Windows

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 3 (10.71%) Drupal
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) ATM
1 4 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (14.29%) GGSN
1 4 (14.29%) GSM
1 4 (14.29%) LTE
1 4 (14.29%) MGW
1 4 (14.29%) RANAP
1 4 (14.29%) SGSN
1 4 (14.29%) UMTS
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) RTP
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) DVB
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DTS
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) GCC
1 5 (17.86%) GDB
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) ATM Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Backend Developer
6 1 (3.57%) BSS Architect
6 1 (3.57%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) STL
2 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.57%) ATL
4 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) Kafka
4 1 (3.57%) MFC
4 1 (3.57%) React
4 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.57%) MPEG
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 3 (10.71%) Network Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.14%) DNA
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Management
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C++
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Java 8
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCNA
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.57%) VMware