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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 64 68 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -32
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 39 26 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.30% 1.75% 4.26%
As % of the General category 7.60% 4.76% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £141 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £408 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £27.09 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-22.46% +2.20%
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
513 546 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.25% 36.69% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 324 444
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 18
Average hourly rate £12.80 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.43% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.70 £19.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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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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 +6 32 £350 +16.66% 9
Bradford -1 6 £413 +71.87% 2
Wakefield - 1 £188 -
Pontefract - - - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) Change Management
3 13 (19.12%) Project Management
4 12 (17.65%) ITIL
4 12 (17.65%) Degree
5 11 (16.18%) Oracle
6 10 (14.71%) Finance
6 10 (14.71%) Windows
6 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.24%) Service Management
8 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.76%) Linux
8 8 (11.76%) Web Services
8 8 (11.76%) C++
8 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (10.29%) Puppet
9 7 (10.29%) DevOps
9 7 (10.29%) Python
9 7 (10.29%) Scrum
10 6 (8.82%) Java
10 6 (8.82%) SQL
10 6 (8.82%) DHCP
10 6 (8.82%) DNS
10 6 (8.82%) ISEB
10 6 (8.82%) Ericsson
10 6 (8.82%) Ruby
10 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (7.35%) Node.js
2 4 (5.88%) Apache
2 4 (5.88%) nginx
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (1.47%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.35%) Route 53
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) DHCP
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) RNC
3 4 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.88%) ATM
3 4 (5.88%) GSM
3 4 (5.88%) SDH
3 4 (5.88%) UMTS
3 4 (5.88%) SSL
3 4 (5.88%) 3G
3 4 (5.88%) 2G
4 3 (4.41%) LTE
4 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.94%) MVNO
5 2 (2.94%) SAN
5 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) MD110
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Redis
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.88%) MySQL
2 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.41%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.41%) SimpleDB
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.47%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
1 3 (4.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) MSI
3 1 (1.47%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.29%) Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Field Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Change Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Data Quality Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Quality Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Report Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) POSIX
3 2 (2.94%) Spring
3 2 (2.94%) REST
3 2 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) SOAP
4 1 (1.47%) CSS3
4 1 (1.47%) Sass
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.47%) BREW
4 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.47%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) HTML5
4 1 (1.47%) ISAPI
4 1 (1.47%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.41%) Physics
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.47%) DTV
4 1 (1.47%) Handset
4 1 (1.47%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) VMS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Change Management
2 13 (19.12%) Project Management
3 12 (17.65%) ITIL
4 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 9 (13.24%) Service Management
5 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
7 7 (10.29%) DevOps
8 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.35%) TDD
10 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.88%) WFM
10 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.88%) Kanban
10 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) C++
2 7 (10.29%) Python
3 6 (8.82%) Ruby
3 6 (8.82%) SQL
3 6 (8.82%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.35%) PHP
5 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.94%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) VBScript
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) VC++
7 1 (1.47%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) ISEB
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Puppet
2 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.35%) Salt
4 4 (5.88%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.47%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Ericsson
3 5 (7.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (4.41%) Talend
4 3 (4.41%) Datanomic
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Nokia
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Huawei
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) hybris
6 1 (1.47%) Splunk
6 1 (1.47%) Percona
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £20 - £40 per hour
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
People Source
Rate: £11.59 - £12.75 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
People Source
Rate: daily rates
Posted: 7 days ago