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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 28 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.96% 0.53% -
As % of the General category 8.11% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+194.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +18.33%
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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
74 65 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 36.45% 34.57% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 9
Average daily rate £385 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £230 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
1 3 (42.86%) Talend
1 3 (42.86%) Datanomic
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Project Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Talend
1 3 (42.86%) Datanomic
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft