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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 68 62 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 48 44 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.40% 2.47% 5.14%
As % of the General category 6.93% 6.96% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £200 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £349 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-25.30% -27.19%
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
693 632 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.65% 35.55% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 440 247
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £258 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 17
Average hourly rate £28.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £15.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.30 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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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
Leeds -11 46 £265 -11.66% 11
Bradford -17 2 £400 -
Halifax - 1 £400 -
Huddersfield - 1 £400 -
Wakefield - 1 £113 - 2
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) SLA
3 15 (17.86%) GSM
3 15 (17.86%) UMTS
4 13 (15.48%) Change Management
4 13 (15.48%) Finance
5 12 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.10%) Java
7 10 (11.90%) SQL
7 10 (11.90%) Windows
7 10 (11.90%) Ericsson
7 10 (11.90%) Retail
7 10 (11.90%) RNC
7 10 (11.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 10 (11.90%) Line Management
8 9 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (10.71%) WFM
8 9 (10.71%) Project Management
8 9 (10.71%) SDH
8 9 (10.71%) ATM
8 9 (10.71%) Ethernet
9 8 (9.52%) ITIL
9 8 (9.52%) 3G
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.52%) 2G
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.33%) Migration
10 7 (8.33%) hybris
10 7 (8.33%) Fault Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (7.14%) SAS
2 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.57%) nginx
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 4 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (4.76%) Route 53
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) GSM
1 15 (17.86%) UMTS
2 10 (11.90%) RNC
3 9 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (10.71%) SDH
3 9 (10.71%) ATM
3 9 (10.71%) Ethernet
4 8 (9.52%) 3G
4 8 (9.52%) 2G
5 6 (7.14%) GPRS
5 6 (7.14%) HSPA
5 6 (7.14%) LTE
6 4 (4.76%) Internet
7 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.57%) LAN
7 3 (3.57%) WAN
8 2 (2.38%) 4G
8 2 (2.38%) RSVP
8 2 (2.38%) MPLS
8 2 (2.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.76%) Redis
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.76%) MySQL
2 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.38%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) SimpleDB
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) MS Access
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.38%) Billing
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (16.67%) Analyst
2 11 (13.10%) Field Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Developer
3 8 (9.52%) Designer
4 7 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) UI Programmer
7 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) SAS Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.57%) SAS Data Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) HTML
2 6 (7.14%) Web Services
2 6 (7.14%) CSS
3 5 (5.95%) Spring
3 5 (5.95%) HTML5
3 5 (5.95%) JSP
3 5 (5.95%) .NET
4 4 (4.76%) CSS3
4 4 (4.76%) Spring MVC
4 4 (4.76%) jQuery
4 4 (4.76%) MooTools
5 2 (2.38%) POSIX
5 2 (2.38%) Velocity
6 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.19%) DAO
6 1 (1.19%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) User Experience
2 2 (2.38%) IVR
3 1 (1.19%) Statistics
3 1 (1.19%) LPAR
3 1 (1.19%) Physics
3 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.19%) DTV
3 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.57%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.19%) Fedora
5 1 (1.19%) SUSE
5 1 (1.19%) Debian
5 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) CentOS
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.48%) Change Management
3 12 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 10 (11.90%) Line Management
5 9 (10.71%) WFM
5 9 (10.71%) Project Management
6 8 (9.52%) ITIL
6 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.33%) Migration
7 7 (8.33%) Fault Management
7 7 (8.33%) Service Management
8 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.14%) Network Architecture
8 6 (7.14%) Scrum
9 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) Java
2 10 (11.90%) SQL
3 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.76%) Python
4 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.57%) C#
6 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.38%) VBA
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) PHP
7 1 (1.19%) C++
7 1 (1.19%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) Degree
3 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) CCIE
4 3 (3.57%) ISEB
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.19%) MCDST
6 1 (1.19%) PMP
6 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Puppet
1 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.57%) HAProxy
2 3 (3.57%) Salt
3 2 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
4 1 (1.19%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Ericsson
1 10 (11.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 7 (8.33%) hybris
2 7 (8.33%) Adobe
3 6 (7.14%) Amdocs
4 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) Juniper
7 2 (2.38%) IBM
7 2 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) Mitel
8 1 (1.19%) Venda
8 1 (1.19%) NetApp
8 1 (1.19%) Nokia
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.19%) HP
8 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.19%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) Percona
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