The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
North East / Durham
Rank 13 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 2.56% 2.59% 2.48%
As % of the General category 7.41% 7.14% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.90 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £21.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-46.04% -20.75%

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

General Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 34.62% 36.21% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 26
Median daily rate £388 £422 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £527 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.90 -
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 Durham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 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 Durham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP