The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 35 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.74% 3.04% 1.58%
As % of the General category 6.06% 17.24% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £338 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £332 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.54% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -11.29%
General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
99 58 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.78% 17.63% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 37 40
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 2 £425 +19.29% 2
Doncaster - - - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Avaya
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Statistics
3 3 (23.08%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) CCVP
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) CMMI
5 1 (7.69%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Electronics
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) COBIT
5 1 (7.69%) Informatics
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) HL7
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) PBX
1 1 (7.69%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Billing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) e-GIF
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) CMMI
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (23.08%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCVP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) BT
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) HP
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