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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 73 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 48 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.59% 2.60% 2.30%
As % of the General category 8.70% 8.49% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 20
Median daily rate £313 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £125 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -37.55%
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
552 695 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.79% 30.58% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 481 350
Median daily rate £400 £356 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £269 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 2
Median hourly rate £13.30 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.40% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £38.82 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 0 44 £313 -3.84% 6
Bradford +13 1 - - 1
Telecoms
Yorkshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.72%) Service Design
3 13 (16.46%) Billing
4 12 (15.19%) ITIL
4 12 (15.19%) User Stories
5 10 (12.66%) Finance
6 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
6 9 (11.39%) MS Visio
6 9 (11.39%) Project Management
6 9 (11.39%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.13%) Use Case
7 8 (10.13%) Windows
7 8 (10.13%) IVR
7 8 (10.13%) Service Management
7 8 (10.13%) Firewall
8 7 (8.86%) MS Project
8 7 (8.86%) LAN
8 7 (8.86%) WAN
8 7 (8.86%) Cisco
8 7 (8.86%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (7.59%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.59%) Matrix Management
9 6 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (7.59%) User Experience
9 6 (7.59%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (7.59%) SDLC

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 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) MS Visio
3 7 (8.86%) MS Project
4 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) LAN
2 7 (8.86%) WAN
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (3.80%) Intranet
3 3 (3.80%) VoIP
4 2 (2.53%) 3G
4 2 (2.53%) 4G
4 2 (2.53%) Broadband
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.53%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) 2G
5 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) GSM
5 1 (1.27%) MPLS
5 1 (1.27%) SNMP
5 1 (1.27%) UMTS
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.27%) Big Data
3 1 (1.27%) DTS
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (16.46%) Billing
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Telecoms Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Business Analyst
4 14 (17.72%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Designer
6 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Designer
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Test Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) PMO Planner
8 3 (3.80%) Project Planner
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Service Management Officer
8 3 (3.80%) Support Officer
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) IVR
3 6 (7.59%) User Experience
4 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
3 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) CentOS
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Service Design
3 12 (15.19%) ITIL
3 12 (15.19%) User Stories
4 9 (11.39%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.13%) Service Management
5 8 (10.13%) Use Case
6 7 (8.86%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.59%) Matrix Management
7 6 (7.59%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (7.59%) Migration
7 6 (7.59%) OO
7 6 (7.59%) OOD
7 6 (7.59%) SDLC
7 6 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (7.59%) Test Scripting
7 6 (7.59%) UML
8 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) PHP
2 1 (1.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) CCNA
2 3 (3.80%) CCNP
3 1 (1.27%) CCVP
3 1 (1.27%) CISSP
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
1 3 (3.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) Cisco
3 4 (5.06%) HP
4 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.53%) Progress
6 1 (1.27%) Avaya
6 1 (1.27%) Ciena
6 1 (1.27%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.27%) F5
6 1 (1.27%) Nokia
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Sage
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.27%) Siemens