The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 21 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.38% 4.70% 1.32%
As % of the General category 13.51% 15.22% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -28.20%
Telecoms
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 25.00% 30.87% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 19
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Telecoms
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Northgate
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Analyst Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Northgate