The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 83 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 64 79 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 2.48% 1.99%
As % of the General category 8.01% 8.49% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 26
Median daily rate £313 £305 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% -11.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £498 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.49 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £12.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -37.32%
Telecoms
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
799 930 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.10% 29.18% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 650 481
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.92 £37.04 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Yorkshire region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Yorkshire region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +3 50 £313 -2.34% 17
South Yorkshire +5 12 £303 +0.83% 6
North Yorkshire +5 2 £217 -18.30% 15
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.69%) Cisco
3 20 (15.75%) Finance
4 18 (14.17%) Service Design
5 17 (13.39%) ITIL
6 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
6 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (11.81%) Windows
7 15 (11.81%) Billing
8 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
9 13 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (10.24%) User Stories
10 12 (9.45%) LAN
10 12 (9.45%) Firewall
11 11 (8.66%) Migration
11 11 (8.66%) Use Case
11 11 (8.66%) Service Management
12 10 (7.87%) Project Management
12 10 (7.87%) Broadband
12 10 (7.87%) MS Visio
12 10 (7.87%) WAN
12 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (7.87%) Business Analysis
12 10 (7.87%) Manufacturing
13 9 (7.09%) IVR
13 9 (7.09%) CCNA
13 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
14 8 (6.30%) OO
14 8 (6.30%) HTML
14 8 (6.30%) Active Directory

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) CMS
3 3 (2.36%) IIS
4 2 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.79%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.79%) SAS
5 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.87%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.51%) MS Project
4 4 (3.15%) MS Office
5 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Office 365
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) Firewall
1 12 (9.45%) LAN
2 10 (7.87%) Broadband
2 10 (7.87%) WAN
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.94%) MPLS
5 4 (3.15%) 3G
5 4 (3.15%) 4G
5 4 (3.15%) HTTP
5 4 (3.15%) VoIP
6 3 (2.36%) ADSL
6 3 (2.36%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.36%) DHCP
6 3 (2.36%) DNS
6 3 (2.36%) Intranet
6 3 (2.36%) ISDN
6 3 (2.36%) Network Security
6 3 (2.36%) PABX
6 3 (2.36%) PBX
7 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) MySQL
2 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.57%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.57%) MarkLogic
4 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) DTS
5 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.57%) gulp
2 2 (1.57%) JIRA
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 15 (11.81%) Billing
3 10 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.51%) Electronics
4 7 (5.51%) Marketing
5 3 (2.36%) Back Office
5 3 (2.36%) Publishing
6 2 (1.57%) Automotive
6 2 (1.57%) Legal
6 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (25.98%) Analyst
2 20 (15.75%) Business Analyst
3 19 (14.96%) Telecoms Analyst
4 15 (11.81%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Developer
6 11 (8.66%) Designer
7 8 (6.30%) Consultant
7 8 (6.30%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Architect
10 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (3.15%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Telecoms Designer
10 4 (3.15%) Telecoms Test Analyst
11 3 (2.36%) PMO Planner
11 3 (2.36%) Support Officer
11 3 (2.36%) Telecoms Manager
11 3 (2.36%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) HTML
2 6 (4.72%) Web Services
2 6 (4.72%) XML
3 5 (3.94%) .NET
4 4 (3.15%) CSS
4 4 (3.15%) J2EE
4 4 (3.15%) JSON
4 4 (3.15%) Middleware
4 4 (3.15%) RESTful
4 4 (3.15%) XSLT
5 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.57%) CSS3
5 2 (1.57%) D3.js
5 2 (1.57%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.57%) HTML5
5 2 (1.57%) JSR 168
5 2 (1.57%) Node.js
5 2 (1.57%) REST
5 2 (1.57%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.09%) IVR
3 8 (6.30%) User Experience
4 5 (3.94%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.94%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) Statistics
5 3 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.57%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Windows
2 5 (3.94%) Linux
2 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.57%) Android
5 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.57%) Debian
5 2 (1.57%) Unix
5 2 (1.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.79%) CentOS
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.17%) Service Design
3 17 (13.39%) ITIL
4 13 (10.24%) User Stories
5 11 (8.66%) Migration
5 11 (8.66%) Service Management
5 11 (8.66%) Use Case
6 10 (7.87%) Business Analysis
6 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.87%) Project Management
7 8 (6.30%) OO
7 8 (6.30%) OOD
7 8 (6.30%) Scrum
7 8 (6.30%) SDLC
8 7 (5.51%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (5.51%) Programme Management
8 7 (5.51%) SOA
8 7 (5.51%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.51%) Workflow
9 6 (4.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.51%) PHP
1 7 (5.51%) SQL
2 5 (3.94%) Java
3 4 (3.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.15%) XQuery
4 3 (2.36%) Perl
5 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) Go
5 1 (0.79%) Python
5 1 (0.79%) Ruby
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.09%) CCNA
3 8 (6.30%) CCNP
4 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.94%) Degree
6 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.57%) CCIE
8 1 (0.79%) CCVP
8 1 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.79%) OpenView
3 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) QRadar
3 1 (0.79%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) SCOM
3 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (19.69%) Cisco
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle
3 7 (5.51%) SAP
4 6 (4.72%) HP
5 5 (3.94%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.15%) VMware
7 3 (2.36%) Acme Packet
7 3 (2.36%) Avaya
7 3 (2.36%) F5
8 2 (1.57%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.57%) Ciena
8 2 (1.57%) Citrix
8 2 (1.57%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.57%) Facebook
8 2 (1.57%) Google
8 2 (1.57%) Polycom
8 2 (1.57%) Progress
8 2 (1.57%) Twitter
8 2 (1.57%) Verint