Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -42 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 86 126 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.89% 6.10% 4.62%
As % of the General category 7.92% 16.28% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 69
Surrey median daily rate £450 £346 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.25% -1.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £289 £189 £184
90th Percentile £575 £575 £490
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 12
Surrey median hourly rate £12.50 £41.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.51% -6.29% -73.48%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.03 £37.50
90th Percentile £34.45 £41.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -27.03% -57.95% +109.52%

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 1,086 774 871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.54% 37.48% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 471 554
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.88%
10th Percentile £300 £258 £263
90th Percentile £613 £575 £556
South East median daily rate £426 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.53% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 40
Surrey median hourly rate £19.03 £33.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.19% -4.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.31 £11.88
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.60 £50.10
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -4.95% -8.18% +37.50%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 0 26 - - 3
Staines -19 13 £500 +170.27% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 12 £553 - 1
Guildford -15 9 £333 +23.15% 7
Egham - 5 £500 -
Leatherhead -10 2 £280 -30.43%
Weybridge - 2 £463 - 1
Reigate - 1 - - 3
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 26 (30.23%) Linux
2 23 (26.74%) C++
2 23 (26.74%) STL
2 23 (26.74%) Software Engineering
2 23 (26.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 23 (26.74%) GCC
2 23 (26.74%) GDB
3 19 (22.09%) Finance
4 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (18.60%) Electronics
6 15 (17.44%) Cisco
6 15 (17.44%) Marketing
7 14 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (16.28%) SAP
7 14 (16.28%) SQL
7 14 (16.28%) Manufacturing
8 13 (15.12%) Programme Management
8 13 (15.12%) Retail
9 12 (13.95%) German Language
9 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
9 12 (13.95%) Project Management
9 12 (13.95%) Java
9 12 (13.95%) VoIP
10 11 (12.79%) UMTS
10 11 (12.79%) GSM
10 11 (12.79%) Diameter Protocol
11 10 (11.63%) Asterisk PBX
11 10 (11.63%) ITIL
11 10 (11.63%) PBX
11 10 (11.63%) RTP

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 8 (9.30%) Mule
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.16%) Drupal
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Lawson
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM for Utilities
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) VoIP
2 11 (12.79%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (12.79%) GSM
2 11 (12.79%) UMTS
3 10 (11.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 10 (11.63%) PBX
3 10 (11.63%) RTP
4 9 (10.47%) LTE
4 9 (10.47%) MGW
4 9 (10.47%) RANAP
4 9 (10.47%) SGSN
5 8 (9.30%) GGSN
5 8 (9.30%) Wireshark
6 5 (5.81%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (3.49%) Firewall
7 3 (3.49%) IPsec
8 2 (2.33%) SCCP
8 2 (2.33%) SIGTRAN
8 2 (2.33%) SS7
8 2 (2.33%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) GCC
1 23 (26.74%) GDB
2 9 (10.47%) Subversion
2 9 (10.47%) Trac
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Electronics
3 15 (17.44%) Marketing
4 14 (16.28%) Manufacturing
5 13 (15.12%) Retail
6 12 (13.95%) German Language
7 3 (3.49%) Banking
8 1 (1.16%) Billing
8 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) C++ Software Engineer
1 22 (25.58%) Software Engineer
2 12 (13.95%) Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Telecoms Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Integration Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.30%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Coordinator
7 5 (5.81%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (5.81%) Project Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Project Planner
8 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Tester
9 3 (3.49%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 23 (26.74%) STL
2 9 (10.47%) Apache Camel
2 9 (10.47%) SOAP
3 8 (9.30%) Java EE
3 8 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (9.30%) REST
3 8 (9.30%) Spring
3 8 (9.30%) Spring MVC
4 6 (6.98%) RESTful
4 6 (6.98%) Web Services
5 1 (1.16%) JTAPI
5 1 (1.16%) LDAP
5 1 (1.16%) RFC 2833
5 1 (1.16%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) PMI
2 5 (5.81%) IVR
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Handset
3 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.16%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Solaris
3 2 (2.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Debian
4 1 (1.16%) Fedora
4 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Software Engineering
2 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (15.12%) Programme Management
5 12 (13.95%) Project Management
5 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
6 10 (11.63%) ITIL
7 9 (10.47%) Cross-Platform Development
7 9 (10.47%) ERP
7 9 (10.47%) OO
8 8 (9.30%) Multithreading
8 8 (9.30%) MVC
8 8 (9.30%) Service Management
9 7 (8.14%) CRM
9 7 (8.14%) PDM
9 7 (8.14%) PRINCE
10 6 (6.98%) Business Transformation
11 5 (5.81%) Planning and Forecasting
11 5 (5.81%) Speech Recognition
11 5 (5.81%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) C++
2 14 (16.28%) SQL
3 12 (13.95%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) Perl
5 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.33%) C
6 2 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) PMI Certification
1 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) PMO
3 1 (1.16%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) PA-DSS
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) ProxySG
1 3 (3.49%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Cisco
2 14 (16.28%) SAP
3 6 (6.98%) Genesys
4 5 (5.81%) Ericsson
5 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.49%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.49%) Juniper
6 3 (3.49%) McAfee
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle
6 3 (3.49%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.49%) Proofpoint
6 3 (3.49%) Workday
7 2 (2.33%) Arqiva
7 2 (2.33%) HP
7 2 (2.33%) Huawei
7 2 (2.33%) Nokia
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) Intel