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 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 55 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.29% 3.47% 7.08%
As % of the General category 4.90% 10.08% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Median daily rate £488 £95 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+413.15% -51.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £90 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £367 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -28.20%
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
143 119 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 26.43% 34.39% 38.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 86 39
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 25
Median hourly rate £33.75 £25.66 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.52% -32.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.60 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

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 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) EPoS
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
6 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Tellabs
6 1 (8.33%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) 4G
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network

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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) 2G
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) 4G
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) Telnet
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) xDSL
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Buyer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Buyer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EPoS
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) BT
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Cramer
2 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (8.33%) Huawei
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (8.33%) Nortel
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Tellabs