Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 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
London > West London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 45 39
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 99 57 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 4.54% 3.78% 5.26%
As % of the General category 12.27% 10.63% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 44 91
West London median daily rate £475 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £211 £213 £213
90th Percentile £562 £514 £573
London median daily rate £475 £473 £425
% change year-on-year +0.53% +11.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
West London median hourly rate £39.00 £12.37 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.28% -70.89% -69.64%
London median hourly rate £45.25 £18.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +151.39% -56.36% +37.50%

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 807 536 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 37.02% 35.57% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 304 493
West London median daily rate £463 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -5.88% +3.34%
10th Percentile £236 £123 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 29
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% +41.67% -13.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.07 £10.00
90th Percentile £49.35 £47.98 £43.75
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.94% +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Hounslow -11 12 £250 -28.67% 1
Hillingdon -17 12 £500 +25.00% 4
Hammersmith -11 7 £463 +14.55%
Richmond upon Thames -4 4 £328 -2.24% 2
Telecoms
London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 West London region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 45 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) TDD
3 22 (22.22%) BDD
4 21 (21.21%) Finance
4 21 (21.21%) Scrum
4 21 (21.21%) Docker
4 21 (21.21%) Kubernetes
5 17 (17.17%) Marketing
5 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (16.16%) Degree
7 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (14.14%) Retail
8 14 (14.14%) Scala
8 14 (14.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (13.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (13.13%) HOOD
9 13 (13.13%) Java
9 13 (13.13%) SAP
10 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (12.12%) Big Data
11 11 (11.11%) Cucumber
11 11 (11.11%) Analytics
11 11 (11.11%) Pair Programming
11 11 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
12 10 (10.10%) Programme Management
12 10 (10.10%) Change Management
13 9 (9.09%) Machine Learning
13 9 (9.09%) Banking
13 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce

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 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.02%) SAS
3 1 (1.01%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) DHCP
1 4 (4.04%) DNS
1 4 (4.04%) Internet
1 4 (4.04%) Network Security
2 3 (3.03%) 2G
2 3 (3.03%) 3G
2 3 (3.03%) 4G
2 3 (3.03%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.03%) MPLS
2 3 (3.03%) MVNO
2 3 (3.03%) VPN
2 3 (3.03%) WAN
3 2 (2.02%) Telepresence
3 2 (2.02%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) ATM
4 1 (1.01%) Broadband
4 1 (1.01%) Firewall
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) TACACS
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (12.12%) Big Data
3 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.01%) QlikView
6 1 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.03%) JUnit
2 3 (3.03%) Mockito
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Gradle
3 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.02%) Mocha
4 1 (1.01%) LSMW
4 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.01%) Selenium
4 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Marketing
3 14 (14.14%) Retail
4 9 (9.09%) Banking
5 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
6 7 (7.07%) Electronics
7 2 (2.02%) Billing
7 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 2 (2.02%) Publishing
8 1 (1.01%) Advertising
8 1 (1.01%) Games
8 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (20.20%) Senior Developer
3 17 (17.17%) Analyst
4 12 (12.12%) Architect
4 12 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Scala Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Telecoms Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 9 (9.09%) React Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Senior Scala Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
11 4 (4.04%) Finance Business Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) SAP Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) SAP Business Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) SAP Financial Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) React
2 5 (5.05%) Dropwizard
3 3 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.03%) CSS
3 3 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (3.03%) React Native
3 3 (3.03%) Redux
3 3 (3.03%) RESTful
3 3 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (1.01%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) CSS3
4 1 (1.01%) HTML5
4 1 (1.01%) Kafka
4 1 (1.01%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.05%) User Experience
4 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.03%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (3.03%) STB
5 3 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.03%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.01%) CMDB
7 1 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.01%) Handset
7 1 (1.01%) IPTV
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.01%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Windows
1 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
1 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
1 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
1 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (4.04%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) TDD
3 22 (22.22%) BDD
4 21 (21.21%) Scrum
5 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (14.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (13.13%) HOOD
8 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.11%) Analytics
9 11 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.11%) Pair Programming
10 10 (10.10%) Change Management
10 10 (10.10%) Programme Management
11 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 9 (9.09%) Machine Learning
12 8 (8.08%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.08%) DevOps
12 8 (8.08%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (8.08%) Kanban
12 8 (8.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.14%) Scala
2 13 (13.13%) Java
3 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.08%) Java 8
5 5 (5.05%) SQL
6 2 (2.02%) Groovy
6 2 (2.02%) VBA
7 1 (1.01%) ABAP
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) ES6
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.05%) ISEB
3 3 (3.03%) CCNA
3 3 (3.03%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) CCSA
4 2 (2.02%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CCENT
5 1 (1.01%) CCSE
5 1 (1.01%) CEH
5 1 (1.01%) CISA
5 1 (1.01%) CISM
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) CRISC
5 1 (1.01%) GCIA
5 1 (1.01%) GCIH
5 1 (1.01%) MBA
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
5 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) GCP
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) GDPR
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) PMO
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (21.21%) Docker
2 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Snort
3 1 (1.01%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.01%) OpenView
2 1 (1.01%) OPNET
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) SAP
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.04%) Cisco
3 4 (4.04%) Citrix
4 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.02%) Ivanti
5 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.02%) Tableau
5 2 (2.02%) Teradata
6 1 (1.01%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.01%) BT
6 1 (1.01%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.01%) F5
6 1 (1.01%) Facebook
6 1 (1.01%) Huawei
6 1 (1.01%) Marketo
6 1 (1.01%) McAfee
6 1 (1.01%) Mitel
6 1 (1.01%) Twitter