Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Telecommunications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 58 39
Rank change year-on-year -14 -19 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 14 42 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.06% 2.73% 3.58%
As % of the General category 3.36% 8.05% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 25
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.91% +16.15% +22.64%
10th Percentile £277 £190 £132
90th Percentile £595 £488 £423
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £325 £278
% change year-on-year +3.85% +17.12% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.86 - £6.84
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £12.18 £17.77
% change year-on-year +13.84% -31.47% -19.25%

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 417 522 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 31.61% 33.94% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 361 344
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £259 £213 £219
90th Percentile £574 £538 £531
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.25 £35.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.55% +134.43% -53.08%
10th Percentile £12.94 £11.70 £6.84
90th Percentile £41.68 £39.35 £41.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £20.31 £28.69
% change year-on-year +23.12% -29.23% -11.72%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Birmingham

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Birmingham

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Birmingham

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Hitachi
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
2 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) WFM
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Metadata Management
3 1 (7.14%) Meru Networks
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Microservices
3 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ERwin
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Storage Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Data Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) OSS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) eTOM
3 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.14%) Metadata Management
3 1 (7.14%) Microservices
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) F5
1 2 (14.29%) Hitachi
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Brocade
2 1 (7.14%) Embarcadero
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
2 1 (7.14%) Meru Networks
2 1 (7.14%) NEC
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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