The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 80 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 86 130 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.44% 2.90% 2.88%
As % of the General category 8.03% 7.88% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 72 41
Median daily rate £389 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £248 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 2
Median hourly rate £13.86 £12.35 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.22% -61.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £12.35 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.37 £38.65 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1071 1649 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.36% 36.83% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 970 575
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 68 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester -14 54 £416 +14.04% 38
Cheshire -17 10 £288 -25.80% 21
Lancashire +18 4 £83 -81.66% 7
Merseyside -1 4 £400 +3.89% 9
Cumbria +10 1 - - 9
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 46 (26.59%) Finance
2 30 (17.34%) Programme Management
2 30 (17.34%) SAP
2 30 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (17.34%) Marketing
3 28 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (15.61%) Manufacturing
4 27 (15.61%) Electronics
4 27 (15.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 27 (15.61%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (10.98%) Project Management
7 17 (9.83%) Migration
8 16 (9.25%) Microsoft
9 14 (8.09%) SQL
10 13 (7.51%) PRINCE2
10 13 (7.51%) Security Cleared
11 12 (6.94%) 3G
12 11 (6.36%) 2G
12 11 (6.36%) Unit4 Business World
12 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
12 11 (6.36%) MS Office
12 11 (6.36%) GSM
12 11 (6.36%) UMTS
12 11 (6.36%) 4G
13 9 (5.20%) Driving Licence
14 8 (4.62%) Data Centre
14 8 (4.62%) Business Process Mapping
14 8 (4.62%) Business Analysis
14 8 (4.62%) Oracle

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.47%) SAS
3 3 (1.73%) Apache
3 3 (1.73%) JBoss
3 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.16%) CMS
4 2 (1.16%) Drupal
4 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.16%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.16%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.16%) Liferay
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
1 11 (6.36%) MS Office
2 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Project
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.58%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 27 (15.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (6.36%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.16%) OpenCart
5 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.58%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Office 365
2 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.58%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) 3G
2 11 (6.36%) 2G
2 11 (6.36%) 4G
2 11 (6.36%) GSM
2 11 (6.36%) UMTS
3 7 (4.05%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (4.05%) WAN
4 6 (3.47%) Firewall
5 5 (2.89%) DNS
5 5 (2.89%) LAN
5 5 (2.89%) LTE
5 5 (2.89%) VoIP
6 4 (2.31%) DHCP
6 4 (2.31%) Network Security
6 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.73%) HTTP
7 3 (1.73%) Internet
7 3 (1.73%) PSTN
7 3 (1.73%) SDH
7 3 (1.73%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.89%) QlikView
1 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.16%) GIS
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
4 1 (0.58%) DB2
4 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.58%) MySQL
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.16%) Introscope
3 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 46 (26.59%) Finance
2 30 (17.34%) Marketing
3 27 (15.61%) Electronics
3 27 (15.61%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.47%) General Ledger
5 5 (2.89%) Retail
6 4 (2.31%) Banking
6 4 (2.31%) Military
7 3 (1.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (21.97%) Analyst
2 28 (16.18%) Project Manager
3 17 (9.83%) Business Analyst
4 12 (6.94%) Consultant
5 11 (6.36%) Developer
6 9 (5.20%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (4.62%) Implementation Controller
7 8 (4.62%) Telecoms Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Telecoms Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Web Analyst
9 6 (3.47%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 5 (2.89%) Architect
10 5 (2.89%) Customer Analyst
10 5 (2.89%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 5 (2.89%) Insight Analyst
10 5 (2.89%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.89%) QlikView Analyst
10 5 (2.89%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.89%) Telecoms Specialist
10 5 (2.89%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.89%) .NET
2 3 (1.73%) HTML
2 3 (1.73%) Middleware
3 2 (1.16%) CSS
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.16%) REST
4 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.58%) Ajax
4 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.58%) JDBC
4 1 (0.58%) JMS
4 1 (0.58%) jQuery
4 1 (0.58%) JSON
4 1 (0.58%) Spring
4 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.20%) Driving Licence
2 8 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.31%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.73%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.73%) NHS
5 3 (1.73%) PMI
5 3 (1.73%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.73%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.16%) LPAR
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) CESG
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.05%) Windows
2 5 (2.89%) Linux
3 4 (2.31%) Unix
4 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.16%) AIX
5 2 (1.16%) HPUX
5 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.16%) Solaris
5 2 (1.16%) SUSE
5 2 (1.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.34%) Programme Management
2 28 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (15.61%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (10.98%) Project Management
6 17 (9.83%) Migration
7 13 (7.51%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.62%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.62%) Business Process Mapping
9 7 (4.05%) CRM
9 7 (4.05%) Scrum
10 6 (3.47%) ETL
10 6 (3.47%) ITIL
10 6 (3.47%) Logistics
10 6 (3.47%) Process Management
10 6 (3.47%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (2.89%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.89%) Supplier Management
11 5 (2.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.09%) SQL
2 4 (2.31%) C
2 4 (2.31%) PHP
3 2 (1.16%) Java
3 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.51%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.62%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.89%) ISEB
3 5 (2.89%) PMP
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.31%) Degree
4 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.73%) CCNA
5 3 (1.73%) MCSE
5 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.58%) HNC
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MCP
6 1 (0.58%) MCSA
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) QA
2 6 (3.47%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.31%) Firmware
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) NFS
5 1 (0.58%) Snort
5 1 (0.58%) vCloud
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) Xen
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.16%) nmon
2 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.58%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) SAP
2 16 (9.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.62%) Oracle
4 7 (4.05%) Huawei
5 6 (3.47%) Ericsson
5 6 (3.47%) HP
5 6 (3.47%) Nokia
5 6 (3.47%) VMware
6 5 (2.89%) Citrix
6 5 (2.89%) Nokia Networks
7 4 (2.31%) BT
7 4 (2.31%) Cisco
7 4 (2.31%) IBM
8 3 (1.73%) CA
8 3 (1.73%) NEC
8 3 (1.73%) Tellabs
9 2 (1.16%) Endeca
9 2 (1.16%) Nintex
9 2 (1.16%) Siemens
9 2 (1.16%) Virgin Media
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