The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 38 25 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.30% 1.69% 3.28%
As % of the General category 7.25% 4.94% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £127 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £360 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.25% +18.33%
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 West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
524 506 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.68% 34.14% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 294 456
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 19
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £41.75 £20.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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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
Leeds +6 32 £350 +16.66% 8
Bradford +3 6 £413 +194.64% 1
Mirfield - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 15 (20.83%) Oracle
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.44%) Project Management
3 13 (18.06%) Change Management
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
3 13 (18.06%) ITIL
3 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.67%) Linux
5 11 (15.28%) Service Management
5 11 (15.28%) Java
5 11 (15.28%) PL/SQL
5 11 (15.28%) Degree
6 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.89%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.50%) Windows
7 9 (12.50%) Maven
7 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 8 (11.11%) XML
9 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
9 7 (9.72%) Finance
9 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.72%) REST
10 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.33%) ISEB
10 6 (8.33%) Python
11 5 (6.94%) JMS
11 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
11 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
11 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.56%) Confluence
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.78%) Route 53
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) DHCP
1 4 (5.56%) DNS
1 4 (5.56%) SSL
1 4 (5.56%) 3G
1 4 (5.56%) 2G
2 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.17%) RNC
2 3 (4.17%) LTE
3 2 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.78%) MVNO
3 2 (2.78%) VLAN
3 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.78%) ATM
3 2 (2.78%) GSM
3 2 (2.78%) SDH
3 2 (2.78%) UMTS
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) MD110
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.17%) SQLPlus
3 3 (4.17%) QlikView
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.39%) SimpleDB
5 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Maven
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) JIRA
3 3 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.39%) MSI
5 1 (1.39%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.39%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Change Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Telecoms Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) IT Support
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) XML
2 7 (9.72%) REST
3 5 (6.94%) Spring
3 5 (6.94%) JMS
4 4 (5.56%) SOAP
4 4 (5.56%) Web Services
4 4 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.56%) Apache Camel
5 3 (4.17%) .NET
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (2.78%) HTML
7 1 (1.39%) CSS3
7 1 (1.39%) Sass
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (1.39%) BREW
7 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.39%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.39%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Physics
2 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.39%) Handset
4 1 (1.39%) Animation
4 1 (1.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) VMS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Project Management
2 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) Change Management
2 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.28%) Service Management
4 10 (13.89%) Scrum
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.56%) Migration
10 3 (4.17%) TDD
10 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.17%) DevOps
10 3 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 11 (15.28%) Java
2 11 (15.28%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.56%) Perl
4 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.56%) C++
5 3 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) VBScript
7 1 (1.39%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VC++
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) ISEB
3 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCITP
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
1 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) COBIT
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
1 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.17%) Salt
2 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.39%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.39%) WSUS
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) SCOM
2 1 (1.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Ericsson
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 3 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (4.17%) Talend
4 3 (4.17%) Datanomic
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) NetApp
6 1 (1.39%) Nokia
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Mitel
6 1 (1.39%) Huawei
6 1 (1.39%) hybris
6 1 (1.39%) Splunk
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