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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 72 58 55
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 +21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 23 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.46% 2.15% 2.58%
As % of the General category 2.99% 4.22% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 13
10th Percentile £166 £138 £161
25th Percentile £180 £199 £170
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £343 £306 £175
Median % change year-on-year +11.84% +75.00% -52.05%
75th Percentile £550 £397 £288
90th Percentile - £413 £464
England median daily rate £500 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.00% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
10th Percentile - £10.20 £14.58
25th Percentile £21.25 £11.17 £19.02
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.78 £27.36
Median % change year-on-year +76.06% -53.29% -
75th Percentile £23.75 £14.39 £36.02
90th Percentile - £15.36 £40.66
England median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% +41.03% -13.33%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 669 545 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 48.80% 50.98% 51.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 352 257
10th Percentile £198 £123 £143
25th Percentile £320 £263 £293
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £386 £400
Median % change year-on-year +16.66% -3.56% +3.23%
75th Percentile £525 £488 £488
90th Percentile £619 £630 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 37 27
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £10.41
25th Percentile £17.00 £10.00 £11.39
Median hourly rate £24.50 £12.23 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +100.41% -0.08% -9.37%
75th Percentile £35.00 £21.50 £40.63
90th Percentile - £24.35 £49.05
England median hourly rate £23.31 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.00% +5.00% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Telecoms in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Telecoms in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Telecoms in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -8 9 £525 +176.32% 4
Nottinghamshire +12 5 £450 +12.50% 4
Leicestershire -10 2 £190 - 2
Derbyshire -12 2 £188 +1.35% 8
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 5
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Electronics
4 6 (30.00%) Cost Control
5 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Social Skills
7 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Wireless
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Agile
8 2 (10.00%) Retail
8 2 (10.00%) Altiris
8 2 (10.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) DHCP
8 2 (10.00%) DNS

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maya
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (30.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Social Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Games
5 1 (5.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Animator
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Field Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Rollout Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (5.00%) WF
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Cost Control
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) CI/CD
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.00%) Kanban
4 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Altiris
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.00%) Nokia