The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 14 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.32% 0.52% 1.91%
As % of the General category 28.00% 1.67% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £500 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+87.09% -38.00%
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 60 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.43% 31.09% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 23
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £526 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £13.35 £26.50 £19.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.61% +34.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £16.00 £14.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £41.05 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +2 5 £500 +42.85% 1
Cannock - 1 - -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) DNA
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (20.00%) NGN
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) IOS XR
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) PABX
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) BGP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (20.00%) IOS XR
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) NGN
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) PABX
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) DNA
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Alexander Ash Consulting Ltd
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