The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 18 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.06% 0.93% 1.25%
As % of the General category 9.68% 2.38% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £253 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 31.63% 38.89% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 15
Average daily rate £275 £145 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -48.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £83 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 1 - - 3
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Varnish
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Varnish
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