The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.27% - -
As % of the General category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £21.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-34.52% -40.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 133 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 77.71% 76.00% 63.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 119 85
Average daily rate £356 £410 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% +5.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Zerto

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Zerto