Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in West London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 17 December 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
London > West London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 52 60
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 67 69 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 3.26% 3.60% 3.59%
As % of the General category 10.15% 11.20% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 70
West London median daily rate £513 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.62% +9.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £310 £195 £175
90th Percentile £620 £488 £438
London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
West London median hourly rate - £29.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.59% +41.67%
London median hourly rate £21.00 £26.17 £33.17
% change year-on-year -19.75% -21.10% +136.89%

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 West London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 660 616 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 32.09% 32.15% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 384 471
West London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £205 £200 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.84% +0.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 16
West London median hourly rate £30.05 £17.95 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.42% -45.61% +114.63%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.32 £18.31
90th Percentile £48.13 £32.25 £43.75
London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% +8.88%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in West London

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West London.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in West London

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in West London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in West London

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in West London over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in West London

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms in West London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in West London

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in West London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West London region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Hillingdon -4 12 £325 -23.53% 2
Hammersmith -4 12 £519 +22.06% 1
Hounslow -17 9 £539 +29.04% 3
Richmond upon Thames -4 2 £345 +155.56% 2
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 West London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) Finance
3 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) Marketing
4 13 (19.40%) DevOps
5 12 (17.91%) TDD
6 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (16.42%) Docker
7 10 (14.93%) Degree
7 10 (14.93%) Programme Management
8 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
8 9 (13.43%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (13.43%) IaaS
9 8 (11.94%) Analytics
9 8 (11.94%) Business Transformation
9 8 (11.94%) GitHub
9 8 (11.94%) ServiceNow
9 8 (11.94%) DNA
9 8 (11.94%) Project Management
10 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
10 7 (10.45%) Electronics
10 7 (10.45%) SAP
10 7 (10.45%) Cisco
10 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.45%) Confluence
10 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
10 7 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (10.45%) Billing
10 7 (10.45%) Trello

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in West London 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 (10.45%) Confluence
2 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Kentico
4 1 (1.49%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.43%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (13.43%) IaaS
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.94%) GitHub
4 7 (10.45%) Slack
4 7 (10.45%) Trello
5 5 (7.46%) PaaS
5 5 (7.46%) SaaS
6 1 (1.49%) Force.com
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.49%) Office 365
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Broadband
2 5 (7.46%) LAN
2 5 (7.46%) PBX
2 5 (7.46%) WAN
2 5 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.97%) H.323
3 4 (5.97%) ISDN
4 3 (4.48%) Wireless
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.99%) Internet
5 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.49%) DHCP
6 1 (1.49%) DNS
6 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.49%) NAS
6 1 (1.49%) VLAN
6 1 (1.49%) VoIP
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) Jasmine
2 4 (5.97%) Mocha
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Ant
4 1 (1.49%) Bower
4 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) Grunt
4 1 (1.49%) gulp
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) Marketing
3 7 (10.45%) Billing
3 7 (10.45%) Electronics
3 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) German Language
5 1 (1.49%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Architect
1 14 (20.90%) Developer
2 7 (10.45%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (10.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (8.96%) Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
3 6 (8.96%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 5 (7.46%) Designer
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (5.97%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) React
2 6 (8.96%) CSS
2 6 (8.96%) CSS3
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) HTML5
3 5 (7.46%) Redux
4 4 (5.97%) Node.js
4 4 (5.97%) RESTful
5 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.99%) Middleware
6 2 (2.99%) Pandas
6 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.99%) Web Services
7 1 (1.49%) .NET
7 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.49%) Ajax
7 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.49%) jQuery
7 1 (1.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) IVR
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) IPTV
5 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.99%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.49%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.49%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Linux
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) CentOS
4 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.40%) DevOps
3 12 (17.91%) TDD
4 10 (14.93%) Programme Management
5 8 (11.94%) Analytics
5 8 (11.94%) Business Transformation
5 8 (11.94%) DNA
5 8 (11.94%) Project Management
6 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.96%) SOA
7 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.46%) Auto-Scaling
8 5 (7.46%) Information Management
8 5 (7.46%) Patch Management
8 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (5.97%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.46%) Python
3 3 (4.48%) Java
4 2 (2.99%) C#
4 2 (2.99%) ES6
4 2 (2.99%) SQL
5 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) C
5 1 (1.49%) Go
5 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.49%) R
5 1 (1.49%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) AWS Certification
4 4 (5.97%) CCIE
4 4 (5.97%) CCNA
4 4 (5.97%) CCVP
4 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) MBA
6 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.49%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) Data Quality
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Rancher
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (1.49%) Grafana
4 1 (1.49%) Icinga
4 1 (1.49%) MOM
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.49%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.49%) Terraform
4 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) ServiceNow
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) SAP
4 5 (7.46%) Avaya
5 4 (5.97%) Genesys
6 3 (4.48%) IBM
6 3 (4.48%) Tableau
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.49%) BT
8 1 (1.49%) Dell
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.49%) Progress
8 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.49%) Siemens
8 1 (1.49%) Symantec
8 1 (1.49%) VMware