Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 26 24
Rank change year-on-year -49 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.01% 4.71% 2.36%
As % of the General category 1.49% 10.48% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
County Antrim median daily rate £438 £406 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +35.42% -20.00%
Northern Ireland median daily rate £438 £406 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +35.42% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +48.15% -

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 404 124 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 68.13% 44.93% 51.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 92 52
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £336 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% +9.63% -2.78%
10th Percentile £303 £163 £100
90th Percentile £513 £454 £517
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £360 £313
% change year-on-year +14.58% +15.20% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% +25.93% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in County Antrim

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in County Antrim

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in County Antrim over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in County Antrim

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in County Antrim

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -50 6 £438 +7.69% 1
Telecoms
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Compuware
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SAP

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSF
1 1 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Altiris
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) CommVault
1 2 (33.33%) Compuware
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP