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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.60% 0.97% 2.91%
As % of the General category 4.55% 3.03% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
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£388 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £425 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £425 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-27.90% -24.56%
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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
110 66 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.26% 31.88% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 51 19
Average daily rate £430 £391 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £7.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (54.55%) Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) IIBA
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (9.09%) Lync
6 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (9.09%) PABX
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) IIS
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) CIPD
6 1 (9.09%) VPLS
6 1 (9.09%) Linux

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) VPLS
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
1 1 (9.09%) PABX
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Training Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CIPD
1 1 (9.09%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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