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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 47 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.23% 2.92% 1.14%
As % of the General category 4.03% 9.62% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate £228 £494 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.92% +23.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+31.06% +26.92%
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
149 104 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.53% 30.32% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 74 71
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.38 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.02% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 6 £228 -60.43%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) BT
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) ADSL
3 2 (11.76%) PSTN
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) LLU
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Line Management
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.88%) Security Auditing
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Panasonic
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) ADSL
2 2 (11.76%) LLU
2 2 (11.76%) PSTN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) FTP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
1 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Administrator
2 1 (5.88%) Architect
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Support
2 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
2 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Line Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) System Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Security Auditing
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
1 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) BT
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Mitel
2 1 (5.88%) NEC
2 1 (5.88%) Panasonic