The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank - 16 34
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 5.37% 1.32%
As % of the General category - 18.18% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -70.45% +112.04%  

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 Bradford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 56 44 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 52.83% 29.53% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 54
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £252 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £18.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.05% +85.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Bradford

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Bradford

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Bradford

Telecoms
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA