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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 31 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 26 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.98% 1.44% 5.42%
As % of the General category 14.94% 4.33% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 12
Median daily rate £300 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £188 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £424 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £6.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +62.96%

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
174 208 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.65% 33.39% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 137 127
Median daily rate £388 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £13.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +189.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.80 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Network Security
3 12 (30.00%) Degree
4 11 (27.50%) Electronics
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (22.50%) Migration
6 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (22.50%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 8 (20.00%) Marketing
7 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco
9 6 (15.00%) Linux
9 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.00%) VMware
9 6 (15.00%) Project Management
9 6 (15.00%) Office 365
9 6 (15.00%) Application Rationalisation
10 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (12.50%) Retail
10 5 (12.50%) Change Management
10 5 (12.50%) Firewall
10 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 5 (12.50%) SAP
10 5 (12.50%) IBM
10 5 (12.50%) HP
11 4 (10.00%) Dell
11 4 (10.00%) SAN

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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Network Security
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) BGP
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) OSPF
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.50%) Wireless
4 3 (7.50%) WLAN
5 2 (5.00%) 802.11
5 2 (5.00%) ATM
5 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.00%) Frame Relay
5 2 (5.00%) MPLS
5 2 (5.00%) PPP
5 2 (5.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.50%) Data Mart
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) Informix
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Bower
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) gulp
1 1 (2.50%) Moq
1 1 (2.50%) NUnit
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) Yeoman
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Electronics
3 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (20.00%) Marketing
4 5 (12.50%) Retail
5 3 (7.50%) Banking
6 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 2 (5.00%) Billing
7 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) DOM
3 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) Sass
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.50%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) HPUX
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (22.50%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Application Rationalisation
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCDA
3 2 (5.00%) CCDP
3 2 (5.00%) CCIE
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) CISM
4 1 (2.50%) CISSP
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
5 1 (2.50%) NFS
5 1 (2.50%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco
3 6 (15.00%) VMware
4 5 (12.50%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) SAP
5 4 (10.00%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) Veritas
7 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.00%) Adobe
7 2 (5.00%) AirMagnet
7 2 (5.00%) Brocade
7 2 (5.00%) CA
7 2 (5.00%) EMC
7 2 (5.00%) Omniture
7 2 (5.00%) Teradata
8 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.50%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.50%) Informatica
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