Period
to 17 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 46 16
Rank change year-on-year +27 -30 +18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 161 60 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 8.55% 4.19% 8.59%
As % of the General category 23.54% 10.24% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 54 82
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +15.63% -1.84%
10th Percentile £150 £231 £235
90th Percentile £738 £660 £625
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £410
% change year-on-year +9.68% -5.49% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £16.50 £25.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.75% +119.11%
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £25.68
% change year-on-year +157.58% -35.75% +114.00%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 684 586 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 36.34% 40.95% 49.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 412 436
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £284
90th Percentile £675 £625 £619
South West median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +33.85% -30.11%
10th Percentile £31.25 £16.50 £11.67
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.00 £39.35
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +17.14% +27.27%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Wiltshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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
Corsham +8 40 £563 +7.14% 2
Swindon +14 33 £350 -22.22% 4
Chippenham - 19 £375 - 3
Devizes - 5 £120 - 1
Malmesbury - 2 £461 -
Trowbridge - 1 £325 -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 106 (65.84%) Finance
2 100 (62.11%) Public Sector
3 99 (61.49%) Manufacturing
4 98 (60.87%) Programme Management
5 97 (60.25%) Electronics
5 97 (60.25%) SAP
5 97 (60.25%) Business Intelligence
5 97 (60.25%) Marketing
5 97 (60.25%) Digital Marketing
6 83 (51.55%) Security Cleared
7 53 (32.92%) SC Cleared
8 35 (21.74%) DV Cleared
9 22 (13.66%) Windows
10 19 (11.80%) ArchiMate
10 19 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
11 18 (11.18%) Windows 10
12 17 (10.56%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (10.56%) C#
12 17 (10.56%) Service Management
13 16 (9.94%) JSP 440
13 16 (9.94%) RMADS
14 15 (9.32%) Azure
15 14 (8.70%) C++
16 13 (8.07%) ITIL
16 13 (8.07%) Windows 7
17 11 (6.83%) WAN
17 11 (6.83%) Cisco
17 11 (6.83%) CISSP
17 11 (6.83%) Cisco Certification

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (1.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.24%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.24%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.62%) Confluence
3 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) Azure
2 9 (5.59%) AWS
3 8 (4.97%) Office 365
4 4 (2.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.48%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.86%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.83%) WAN
2 10 (6.21%) Firewall
3 9 (5.59%) LAN
3 9 (5.59%) TETRA
4 7 (4.35%) VPN
5 5 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (2.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.48%) MPLS
6 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.48%) Unified Communications
6 4 (2.48%) VoIP
7 3 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (1.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.86%) Network Security
7 3 (1.86%) Skype
7 3 (1.86%) Wireless
7 3 (1.86%) WLAN
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.97%) Big Data
3 3 (1.86%) Power BI
4 2 (1.24%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) JIRA
2 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 106 (65.84%) Finance
2 100 (62.11%) Public Sector
3 99 (61.49%) Manufacturing
4 97 (60.25%) Electronics
4 97 (60.25%) Marketing
5 11 (6.83%) Banking
6 9 (5.59%) Retail
7 3 (1.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (27.33%) Architect
2 16 (9.94%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (9.32%) Coordinator
4 14 (8.70%) Security Assurance Coordinator
5 12 (7.45%) Analyst
6 11 (6.83%) Security Architect
7 10 (6.21%) Cloud Architect
7 10 (6.21%) Developer
8 9 (5.59%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.59%) Desktop Support
9 8 (4.97%) Network Architect
9 8 (4.97%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) C++ Developer
11 6 (3.73%) C++/C# Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.73%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 5 (3.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.97%) Middleware
2 4 (2.48%) .NET
2 4 (2.48%) Web Services
3 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.86%) Node.js
4 2 (1.24%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.24%) REST
4 2 (1.24%) XML
5 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.62%) J2EE
5 1 (0.62%) JMS
5 1 (0.62%) JSON
5 1 (0.62%) RESTful
5 1 (0.62%) SOAP
5 1 (0.62%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.59%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.97%) PKI
5 5 (3.11%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.11%) User Experience
6 4 (2.48%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.86%) NHS
8 2 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) CCTV
9 1 (0.62%) CMDB
9 1 (0.62%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.66%) Windows
2 18 (11.18%) Windows 10
3 13 (8.07%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.35%) Linux
5 4 (2.48%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.62%) Solaris
7 1 (0.62%) Unix
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (60.87%) Programme Management
2 97 (60.25%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (60.25%) Digital Marketing
3 19 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (11.80%) ArchiMate
4 17 (10.56%) Service Management
5 13 (8.07%) ITIL
6 11 (6.83%) Product Roadmap
7 10 (6.21%) Migration
7 10 (6.21%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.59%) Break/Fix
8 9 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.97%) Information Security
9 8 (4.97%) Project Management
10 7 (4.35%) Analytics
10 7 (4.35%) Cryptography
10 7 (4.35%) OWASP
10 7 (4.35%) SIEM
10 7 (4.35%) TOGAF
11 6 (3.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.56%) C#
2 14 (8.70%) C++
3 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.86%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.24%) C
6 1 (0.62%) Java
6 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (51.55%) Security Cleared
2 53 (32.92%) SC Cleared
3 35 (21.74%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.83%) CISSP
5 7 (4.35%) SANS
6 6 (3.73%) CISA
6 6 (3.73%) CISM
7 5 (3.11%) CCNA
8 4 (2.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (2.48%) CCNP
9 2 (1.24%) Degree
9 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.62%) CCDP
10 1 (0.62%) CCIE
10 1 (0.62%) CCSA
10 1 (0.62%) CCSE
10 1 (0.62%) CEH
10 1 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.94%) JSP 440
1 16 (9.94%) RMADS
2 4 (2.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) GPG13
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.48%) Docker
3 2 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.73%) Terraform
2 4 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.86%) Grafana
3 3 (1.86%) Kibana
4 2 (1.24%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (1.24%) WSUS
5 1 (0.62%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.62%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.62%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.62%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 97 (60.25%) SAP
2 11 (6.83%) Cisco
3 8 (4.97%) F5
4 7 (4.35%) BiZZdesign
4 7 (4.35%) CA
4 7 (4.35%) HP
4 7 (4.35%) McAfee
4 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.11%) Symantec
5 5 (3.11%) VMware
6 4 (2.48%) Dell
6 4 (2.48%) FireEye
6 4 (2.48%) Tripwire
7 3 (1.86%) Avaya
7 3 (1.86%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.86%) Juniper
7 3 (1.86%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.24%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.24%) ESRI
8 2 (1.24%) Mitel