The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 12 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.84% 1.79% 0.97%
As % of the General category 21.43% 3.57% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £406 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -33.33%
Telecoms
Northern Ireland

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

General Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 45.90% 50.00% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 30
Median daily rate £300 £175 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £88 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £335 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +1 12 £406 +35.41% 2
Telecoms
Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) CommVault
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Dell
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) SNMP
5 3 (17.65%) SLA
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Avaya
5 3 (17.65%) MCP
5 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Nortel

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) OSPF
3 3 (17.65%) SNMP
3 3 (17.65%) Symposium
3 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) EDRMS
2 2 (11.76%) IDOL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Avaya Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) Presales
1 3 (17.65%) Service Design
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.88%) Data Security
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) CommVault
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Dell
3 5 (29.41%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Altiris
4 3 (17.65%) Avaya
4 3 (17.65%) BT
4 3 (17.65%) Nortel
5 2 (11.76%) Civica
5 2 (11.76%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (11.76%) Meridio
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Compuware
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) SAP