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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 36 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.36% 5.75% 10.53%
As % of the General category 9.18% 14.52% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 7
Median daily rate £280 £260 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £260 £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +6.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+152.45% -29.06%
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
98 124 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 25.65% 39.62% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 47
Median daily rate £388 £415 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 23
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.66 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.28% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £22.50 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £38.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £26.74
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.48%

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 6 May 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 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) 3G
3 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) Wireless
3 7 (33.33%) Huawei
3 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 6 (28.57%) Nokia Networks
4 6 (28.57%) Logistics
4 6 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 6 (28.57%) VBA
5 5 (23.81%) Nokia
5 5 (23.81%) Siemens
5 5 (23.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (23.81%) BT
5 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (19.05%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) ZTE
6 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (19.05%) Virgin Media
6 4 (19.05%) Arqiva
6 4 (19.05%) Telindus
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) 3G
1 7 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (19.05%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (14.29%) 4G
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) 2G
5 1 (4.76%) LTE
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) Impala
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Performance Manager
1 8 (38.10%) Quality Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Procurement Manager
3 3 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Procurement Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Performance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) EPoS
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (28.57%) Logistics
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Fault Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) VBA
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Huawei
2 6 (28.57%) Ericsson
2 6 (28.57%) Nokia Networks
3 5 (23.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (23.81%) BT
3 5 (23.81%) Nokia
3 5 (23.81%) Siemens
4 4 (19.05%) Arqiva
4 4 (19.05%) NetCracker
4 4 (19.05%) Telindus
4 4 (19.05%) Virgin Media
4 4 (19.05%) ZTE
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Cramer
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Nortel
5 3 (14.29%) Tellabs
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle