The first 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 42 69 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.32% 5.17% 3.37%
As % of the General category 6.34% 14.23% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 35
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £186 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-38.59% -8.06%
General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
662 485 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.62% 36.33% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 250 464
Average daily rate £350 £365 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +10.00%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

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 15 April 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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -17 40 £300 - 7
Bradford - 1 - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 17 (21.52%) HTML
2 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.46%) HTML5
4 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.66%) Java
5 10 (12.66%) Finance
6 9 (11.39%) SQL
6 9 (11.39%) Photoshop
6 9 (11.39%) Adobe
6 9 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.13%) Cisco
7 8 (10.13%) DNS
8 7 (8.86%) Perl
8 7 (8.86%) Firewall
9 6 (7.59%) Scrum
9 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
9 6 (7.59%) Oracle
9 6 (7.59%) CSS
9 6 (7.59%) ITIL
10 5 (6.33%) .NET
10 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
10 5 (6.33%) C#
10 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
10 5 (6.33%) Remedy
10 5 (6.33%) Project Management
10 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
10 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.53%) nginx
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) DNS
2 7 (8.86%) Firewall
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
3 3 (3.80%) SNMP
3 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.80%) IPv4
3 3 (3.80%) IPv6
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) Wireless
3 3 (3.80%) Multicast
4 2 (2.53%) Internet
4 2 (2.53%) SSL
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (1.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.27%) Broadband
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) NFC
5 1 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) QlikView
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) OLAP
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.06%) JMeter
1 4 (5.06%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.80%) Maven
3 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Toad
4 1 (1.27%) Xcode
4 1 (1.27%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.80%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) UI Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Tester
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (2.53%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Designer
8 2 (2.53%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) HTML5
3 6 (7.59%) CSS
4 5 (6.33%) .NET
5 3 (3.80%) XML
5 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.80%) SOAP
6 2 (2.53%) Ajax
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.53%) JSON
6 2 (2.53%) Spring
6 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (2.53%) REST
6 2 (2.53%) CSS3
6 2 (2.53%) JMS
6 2 (2.53%) Web Services
7 1 (1.27%) JSP
7 1 (1.27%) J2ME
7 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.80%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) IVR
3 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.27%) DTV
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Open Source
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.27%) Physics
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
1 4 (5.06%) Solaris
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.27%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (7.59%) Scrum
2 6 (7.59%) ITIL
3 5 (6.33%) Project Management
3 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
3 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (5.06%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (5.06%) Migration
4 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.06%) Service Management
4 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.80%) OO
5 3 (3.80%) Change Management
5 3 (3.80%) Network Management
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.53%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.66%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) SQL
4 7 (8.86%) Perl
5 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.33%) C#
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.53%) Ruby
7 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (2.53%) XAML
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) CCIE
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) WCAG
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.27%) Cacti
2 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Adobe
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) Remedy
5 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.06%) NetApp
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) BT
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) QNX
7 1 (1.27%) hybris
7 1 (1.27%) Splunk
7 1 (1.27%) Verint
7 1 (1.27%) Mitel
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