The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 36 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.80% 3.91% 3.24%
As % of the General category 8.11% 15.91% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Median daily rate £375 £413 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +275.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £436 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £15.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+157.37% -29.06%
Telecoms
North West

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

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 88 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.16% 24.58% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 29
Median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £228 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.42 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 5 £375 -9.09% 2
Bootle - 1 £450 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CESG
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) CMS
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Broadband

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Panasonic