The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Liverpool region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 19 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.55% - 3.26%
As % of the General category 12.20% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate £110 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £75 - £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 29 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.08% 19.08% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 35
Average daily rate £409 £358 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.33% +23.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £236 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Telecoms
Merseyside

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Nortel
1 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (20.00%) Nokia
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
1 2 (20.00%) NEC
1 2 (20.00%) 2G
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Typemock
2 1 (10.00%) NMock
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SCM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
1 2 (20.00%) 2G
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NMock
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Nortel
1 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (20.00%) Nokia
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy
1 2 (20.00%) NEC
2 1 (10.00%) Typemock