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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 29 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.56% 2.17% 2.97%
As % of the General category 2.44% 6.32% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £279 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
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
41 95 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.16% 34.30% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 61 29
Median daily rate £375 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £21.53 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.25% +139.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) OpenSIPS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) VMware