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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 65 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 30 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.02% 2.63% 3.78%
As % of the General category 6.38% 10.07% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 22
Average daily rate £319 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +20.00%
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
470 298 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 31.63% 26.16% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 211 179
Average daily rate £394 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% +13.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £15.49 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 21 (31.82%) Finance
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 17 (25.76%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (24.24%) VMware
5 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (21.21%) Manufacturing
7 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
8 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.18%) Service Management
8 12 (18.18%) Change Management
8 12 (18.18%) Marketing
9 11 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 11 (16.67%) SAP
10 10 (15.15%) Electronics
10 10 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
11 9 (13.64%) ITIL
12 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
12 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
13 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
13 7 (10.61%) ITSM
14 6 (9.09%) Cisco
14 6 (9.09%) Migration
14 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (9.09%) Information Security
14 6 (9.09%) MCSA
14 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (9.09%) LAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.52%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) LAN
2 5 (7.58%) 3G
2 5 (7.58%) 4G
2 5 (7.58%) MPLS
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) WAN
3 4 (6.06%) 2G
3 4 (6.06%) BGP
3 4 (6.06%) GSM
3 4 (6.06%) IPv4
3 4 (6.06%) IPv6
3 4 (6.06%) OSPF
3 4 (6.06%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (6.06%) UMTS
3 4 (6.06%) VPN
4 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 2 (3.03%) DHCP
5 2 (3.03%) Skype
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) Impala
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
3 1 (1.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.52%) SAS EBI
3 1 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 12 (18.18%) Marketing
4 10 (15.15%) Electronics
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Help Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Coordinator
8 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Designer
9 3 (4.55%) IP Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) IP Network Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Telecoms Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.03%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) CSS
1 4 (6.06%) HTML
2 3 (4.55%) CSS3
3 2 (3.03%) HTML5
3 2 (3.03%) JSP
3 2 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.52%) J2EE
4 1 (1.52%) jQuery
4 1 (1.52%) MooTools
4 1 (1.52%) Mustache
4 1 (1.52%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.52%) React
4 1 (1.52%) Spring
4 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.52%) XHTML
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Statistics
4 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 8
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Vista
3 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.55%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Unix
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (18.18%) Change Management
2 12 (18.18%) Service Management
3 11 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (13.64%) ITIL
6 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) ITSM
7 6 (9.09%) Coaching
7 6 (9.09%) Information Security
7 6 (9.09%) Migration
7 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) ERP
8 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Project Management
8 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Use Case
8 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 4 (6.06%) VBA
2 3 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) C
3 2 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) MCSA
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCIE
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) HND
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PMP
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) DameWare
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) VMware
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.67%) SAP
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco
5 5 (7.58%) BT
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle
6 2 (3.03%) Adobe
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.52%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.52%) NEC
7 1 (1.52%) Nokia
7 1 (1.52%) Teradata
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