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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 27 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.57% 1.83% 4.03%
As % of the General category 9.46% 6.86% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £413 £288 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -47.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £366 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -33.33%
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
74 102 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.21% 26.63% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 44
Median daily rate £375 £385 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -13.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £8.93 £12.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -63.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 4 £413 - 2
Bootle +3 2 £400 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (50.00%) SAP
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) SLA
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) VMware

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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 2 (16.67%) BPEL
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Panasonic
4 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media