The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 57 48 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -26
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 27 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.50% 3.45% 6.99%
As % of the General category 10.04% 11.91% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 34
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £225 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £367 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.63% +12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +35.89%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
269 277 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.91% 28.94% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 170 126
Average daily rate £384 £351 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £262 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £17.50 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
2 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.13%) Degree
3 10 (16.13%) Finance
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
4 9 (14.52%) Windows
4 9 (14.52%) SLA
4 9 (14.52%) Ericsson
4 9 (14.52%) Line Management
5 8 (12.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 8 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (12.90%) WFM
5 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (12.90%) ATM
5 8 (12.90%) GSM
5 8 (12.90%) SDH
5 8 (12.90%) UMTS
5 8 (12.90%) Ethernet
5 8 (12.90%) Web Services
5 8 (12.90%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) Change Management
5 8 (12.90%) Scrum
5 8 (12.90%) RNC
6 7 (11.29%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) Python
6 7 (11.29%) DNS
6 7 (11.29%) Amazon EC2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (9.68%) Node.js
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
2 5 (8.06%) nginx
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.23%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.29%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.68%) Route 53
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
1 8 (12.90%) ATM
1 8 (12.90%) GSM
1 8 (12.90%) SDH
1 8 (12.90%) UMTS
1 8 (12.90%) Ethernet
1 8 (12.90%) RNC
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 6 (9.68%) DHCP
4 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.45%) SSL
5 4 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.23%) Junos
6 2 (3.23%) 4G
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.23%) WAN
6 2 (3.23%) LAN
6 2 (3.23%) 2G
6 2 (3.23%) RSVP
6 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Redis
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.84%) SimpleDB
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MSI
1 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Advertising
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Business Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Field Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Developer
3 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Architect
4 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (4.84%) Consultant
4 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (4.84%) Designer
4 3 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) UI Developer
4 3 (4.84%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) Spring
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) CSS3
3 2 (3.23%) MooTools
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) Velocity
3 2 (3.23%) POSIX
3 2 (3.23%) JSP
4 1 (1.61%) EDI
4 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.61%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Physics
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) UNIX
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) VMS
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
3 9 (14.52%) Project Management
3 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
3 9 (14.52%) Line Management
4 8 (12.90%) WFM
4 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (12.90%) Change Management
4 8 (12.90%) Scrum
5 7 (11.29%) DevOps
6 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.06%) Security Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Kanban
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
2 7 (11.29%) C++
2 7 (11.29%) Python
3 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 6 (9.68%) Ruby
3 6 (9.68%) PHP
3 6 (9.68%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) ISEB
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.23%) CCIE
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.61%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCITP
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Puppet
2 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.06%) HAProxy
4 4 (6.45%) Salt
5 1 (1.61%) SCCM
5 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Ericsson
2 8 (12.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) hybris
4 4 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (3.23%) Percona
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) IBM
5 2 (3.23%) Juniper
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Huawei
6 1 (1.61%) Splunk
6 1 (1.61%) Venda
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