The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 38 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.43% 1.85% 2.20%
As % of the General category 8.33% 8.00% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £303 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.86 £12.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
Telecoms
South Yorkshire

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

General Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
144 100 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.21% 23.09% 36.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 70 59
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.75 £12.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Broadband
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 3 (12.50%) Billing
4 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (12.50%) Acme Packet
4 3 (12.50%) Office 365
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
5 2 (8.33%) F5

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.17%) CloudStack
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Broadband
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) ISDN
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) PSTN
2 2 (8.33%) Telepresence
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) PABX
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) JSR 168
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
1 2 (8.33%) Spring
1 2 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL
1 3 (12.50%) Migration
1 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
1 3 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (8.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Coaching
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Facilities Management
3 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security
3 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Network Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
1 3 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Go
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) OpenView
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) QRadar
2 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Acme Packet
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.33%) Brocade
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Polycom
4 2 (8.33%) Verint
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) BT
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.17%) Virgin Media