The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 45 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.14% 2.39% 2.66%
As % of the General category 3.97% 8.42% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £218 £204
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.16% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £182 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £373 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £328
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -16.66%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
126 95 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.77% 28.36% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 65 34
Average daily rate £418 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £7.50 £12.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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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
Sheffield -4 3 £400 -5.88% 2
Rotherham -5 1 £225 +21.62%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (46.15%) Project Management
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) EDI
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) DTV
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Quickr
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) VPLS
2 1 (7.69%) PABX
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) DTV
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) CCIE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) IIBA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus