The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 59 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 3.88% 4.81%
As % of the General category 3.04% 10.98% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
Median daily rate £388 £303 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £257 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £415 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £7.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -37.32%
Telecoms
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
230 255 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.38% 35.32% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 164 155
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £8.75 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Birmingham region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Conflict Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Avaya
4 3 (10.00%) Remedy
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) MS Project
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) 3G

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) 3G
3 2 (6.67%) 4G
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) PBX
4 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.33%) Bower
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) gulp
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 6 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Content Editor
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) OSS Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Web Content Editor
5 2 (6.67%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) DOM
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) Sass
2 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (10.00%) Conflict Management
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.67%) Use Case
4 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) NEBOSH
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Avaya
2 3 (10.00%) Remedy
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Ciena
4 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.33%) Mitel
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
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