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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 41 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.60% 1.56% 0.96%
As % of the General category 9.04% 4.42% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Average daily rate £415 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+157.37% -23.75%
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
177 113 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.86% 35.31% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 82 51
Average daily rate £450 £435 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £7.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

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 1 May 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 1 May 2016, 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 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.00%) Debian
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) Middleware
6 3 (12.00%) Unix
6 3 (12.00%) Apache
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
6 3 (12.00%) Maven

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) Broadband
2 2 (8.00%) ISDN
2 2 (8.00%) PSTN
2 2 (8.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (4.00%) PBX
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) DBA
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL DBA
2 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing Technician
4 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
1 3 (12.00%) Spring
2 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.00%) JSR 168
2 2 (8.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (4.00%) JMS
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) Servlets
3 1 (4.00%) Struts
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Statistics
1 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Debian
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Database Tuning
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Conflict Management
4 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Use Case
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
1 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Virgin Media
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Pega
3 2 (8.00%) Polycom
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Verint
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) BEA
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Mitel
4 1 (4.00%) NEC
4 1 (4.00%) Panasonic
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Vitria
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