The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 49 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.49% 2.80% 4.02%
As % of the General category 5.07% 7.63% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £481 £90 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+434.72% -60.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £90 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £247 £242
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.06% -34.69%
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
138 118 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 29.42% 36.65% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 79 45
Median daily rate £425 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £163 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £469 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 31
Median hourly rate £38.00 £38.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.01 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) VBA
4 4 (26.67%) Ericsson
4 4 (26.67%) Nokia
4 4 (26.67%) 3G
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) BT
4 4 (26.67%) Huawei
4 4 (26.67%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (26.67%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) ZTE
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (20.00%) Virgin Media
5 3 (20.00%) Arqiva
5 3 (20.00%) Telindus
5 3 (20.00%) Security Testing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) 3G
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) 2G
3 1 (6.67%) 4G
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Quality Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Procurement Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Procurement Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Buyer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Buyer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) EPoS
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) BT
1 4 (26.67%) Ericsson
1 4 (26.67%) Huawei
1 4 (26.67%) Nokia
1 4 (26.67%) Nokia Networks
2 3 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (20.00%) Arqiva
2 3 (20.00%) NetCracker
2 3 (20.00%) Siemens
2 3 (20.00%) Telindus
2 3 (20.00%) Virgin Media
2 3 (20.00%) ZTE
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Cramer
4 1 (6.67%) Nortel
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Tellabs