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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 43 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 10 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.30% 2.39% 1.43%
As % of the General category 7.04% 8.04% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Median daily rate £275 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +116.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -33.33%
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
142 112 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.72% 29.71% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 70 54
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £150.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.00% +1100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Debian
3 5 (20.83%) Database Tuning
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (20.83%) MariaDB
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) Broadband
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Middleware
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (12.50%) Office 365
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (12.50%) Electronics

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%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Broadband
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 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) MariaDB
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (20.83%) 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 5 (20.83%) DBA
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL DBA
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Sales Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.33%) JSR 168
2 2 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (4.17%) JMS
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) Struts
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Debian
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Database Tuning
1 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (8.33%) UML
3 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Perl
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) Go
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) 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%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) QRadar
2 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Pega
4 2 (8.33%) Polycom
4 2 (8.33%) Verint
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) BEA
5 1 (4.17%) BT
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase
5 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.17%) Vitria