Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 22 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 +3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.14% - 0.71%
As % of the General category 2.14% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Chester median daily rate £375 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £315 £338
% change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £11.33 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year -16.07% - -

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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 140 198 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 53.23% 52.38% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 154 96
Chester median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £306
90th Percentile £511 £525 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -2.37% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 33
Chester median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -37.78% -35.71%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £33.37 £32.25 £46.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £23.25 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.86% -30.00% -28.57%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Chester

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Chester

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Chester region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Django

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Django
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
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