The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 25 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.35% 1.38% -
As % of the General category 9.23% 2.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £406 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 101 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 36.31% 46.33% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 27
Average daily rate £400 £422 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +53.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £453 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.50 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Amdocs
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VCP5
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Amdocs
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Siemens
2 1 (11.11%) VMware