The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 8 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.38% 5.76% 9.26%
As % of the General category 36.00% 27.14% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 5
Median daily rate £110 £550 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +111.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +62.96%

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

General Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 70 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.49% 21.21% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 25
Median daily rate £288 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.59% +69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £580 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £31.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +135.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) 3G
3 4 (28.57%) ECDL
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Data Entry
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (21.43%) 4G
4 3 (21.43%) NEC
4 3 (21.43%) 2G
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Huawei
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) HND
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) RNC
5 2 (14.29%) Tellabs
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (7.14%) Feasibility Study

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) 3G
2 3 (21.43%) 2G
2 3 (21.43%) 4G
3 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (14.29%) RNC
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) GSM
4 1 (7.14%) LTE
4 1 (7.14%) Node B
4 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Project Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Coordinator
3 4 (28.57%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Controller
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Assistant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Controller
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (21.43%) Data Entry
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ECDL
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Huawei
2 3 (21.43%) NEC
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (14.29%) Tellabs
4 1 (7.14%) Nortel