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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 44 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.95% 4.82% 5.41%
As % of the General category 5.14% 15.84% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £250 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £242 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £270 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £19.75 £27.83
% change year-on-year
-42.63% -29.03%

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
175 101 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 37.88% 30.42% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 49 73
Median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017, 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 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Broadband
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (18.75%) Logistics
4 3 (18.75%) Electronics
4 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) xDSL
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
4 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
4 3 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) ADSL2+
5 2 (12.50%) VDSL2
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Broadband
2 3 (18.75%) xDSL
3 2 (12.50%) ADSL2+
3 2 (12.50%) VDSL2
4 1 (6.25%) 2G
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) 4G
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) SSH
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Telnet
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Procurement Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) ICT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) LESS
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ
3 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Line Management
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) BPR
3 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Cramer
2 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft