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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 85 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 37 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.82% 2.75% 1.70%
As % of the General category 5.37% 8.66% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 13
Median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.06% -34.69%
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
689 681 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.92% 31.76% 35.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 502 426
Median daily rate £400 £356 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £270 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £14.05 £36.02 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.00% +300.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Leeds -28 27 £300 -20.00% 7
Bradford +1 3 £900 +233.33% 2
Wakefield -8 1 £350 +40.00%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (13.73%) ITIL
6 13 (12.75%) SAP
6 13 (12.75%) Cisco
6 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (11.76%) IVR
7 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 12 (11.76%) Project Management
8 11 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.78%) MS Project
8 11 (10.78%) Windows
8 11 (10.78%) WAN
9 10 (9.80%) Oracle
9 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.80%) Test Scripting
9 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
9 10 (9.80%) Analytics
10 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
10 9 (8.82%) Use Case
10 9 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (8.82%) Marketing
10 9 (8.82%) Migration
10 9 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 9 (8.82%) Manufacturing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (4.90%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.78%) MS Project
3 9 (8.82%) MS Visio
4 7 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.96%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) WAN
2 8 (7.84%) LAN
2 8 (7.84%) VPN
3 7 (6.86%) BGP
3 7 (6.86%) IPv6
3 7 (6.86%) MPLS
3 7 (6.86%) OSPF
4 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.90%) Firewall
6 4 (3.92%) IPv4
7 3 (2.94%) DNS
7 3 (2.94%) VoIP
8 2 (1.96%) 3G
8 2 (1.96%) Broadband
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.96%) Intranet
8 2 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.98%) 4G
9 1 (0.98%) LTE
9 1 (0.98%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.86%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) Big Data
3 2 (1.96%) QlikView
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.98%) DTS
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Electronics
2 9 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.82%) Marketing
3 6 (5.88%) Billing
4 4 (3.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Analyst
2 10 (9.80%) Developer
3 9 (8.82%) Telecoms Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Architect
4 8 (7.84%) Consultant
4 8 (7.84%) Telecoms Test Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Test Analyst
5 6 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Designer
6 5 (4.90%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.92%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) PHP Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (1.96%) Qt
2 2 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) Doctrine
3 1 (0.98%) LAMP
3 1 (0.98%) RESTful
3 1 (0.98%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) IVR
3 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) NHS
4 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.96%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) STB
7 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Unix
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.73%) ITIL
4 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.76%) Project Management
6 11 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.80%) Analytics
7 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.80%) Test Scripting
8 9 (8.82%) Change Management
8 9 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (8.82%) ERP
8 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
8 9 (8.82%) Migration
8 9 (8.82%) Programme Management
8 9 (8.82%) Service Management
8 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 9 (8.82%) Use Case
9 8 (7.84%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) PHP
2 6 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (2.94%) C#
3 3 (2.94%) Java
3 3 (2.94%) Ruby
4 2 (1.96%) C++
4 2 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (0.98%) C
5 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.86%) Degree
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.94%) ISEB
5 2 (1.96%) CCNA
5 2 (1.96%) CCNP
5 2 (1.96%) CISSP
5 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) CCIE
6 1 (0.98%) CCVP
6 1 (0.98%) CISA
6 1 (0.98%) CISM
6 1 (0.98%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.98%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) SLA
2 4 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.98%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.98%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.98%) DameWare
2 1 (0.98%) Netcool
2 1 (0.98%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.98%) SCCM
2 1 (0.98%) SCOM
2 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.98%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Cisco
1 13 (12.75%) SAP
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.90%) Amdocs
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
5 4 (3.92%) HP
6 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix
6 2 (1.96%) Epicor
6 2 (1.96%) Progress
7 1 (0.98%) BMC
7 1 (0.98%) Ciena
7 1 (0.98%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.98%) Sage
7 1 (0.98%) Siemens
7 1 (0.98%) Zend