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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 15 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 3.49% 1.54% 2.50%
As % of the General category 18.75% 4.55% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £154 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 £14.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
Telecoms
North East

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
16 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 18.60% 33.85% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 23
Median daily rate £350 £431 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% +32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £595 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.72 £11.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% -29.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Durham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft