Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 106 86
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 46 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.60% 1.32% 1.68%
As % of the General category 4.80% 3.75% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 56
East Midlands median daily rate £200 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £126 £250 £216
90th Percentile £515 £525 £925
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £13.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.47% - -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year +14.71% +10.57% -3.91%

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 958 1,094 1,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.36% 35.27% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 720 685
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £246 £269 £224
90th Percentile £543 £546 £581
England median daily rate £475 £467 £450
% change year-on-year +1.71% +3.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 30
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £25.50 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.65% +72.33% +23.31%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.59 £8.69
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.68
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.69% +4.48%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in the East Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 17 August 2018. 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
Leicestershire +17 12 £128 -68.13% 3
Derbyshire +21 11 £250 - 1
Northamptonshire -5 11 £195 +11.43% 2
Nottinghamshire -8 9 £396 -6.94% 28
Lincolnshire +4 1 - -
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (23.91%) Citrix
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 10
4 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
4 10 (21.74%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 8 (17.39%) Electronics
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (17.39%) SAP
5 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
5 8 (17.39%) Marketing
5 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
6 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
6 7 (15.22%) VPN
6 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
7 6 (13.04%) Internet
7 6 (13.04%) Office 365
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (10.87%) ATM
8 5 (10.87%) VBScript
8 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
9 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory

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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) VPN
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
3 5 (10.87%) ATM
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) PBX
5 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) PABX
5 2 (4.35%) PSTN
6 1 (2.17%) Intranet
6 1 (2.17%) ISDN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) AdminStudio
1 3 (6.52%) MSI
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.17%) Gradle
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 8 (17.39%) Electronics
3 8 (17.39%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Publishing
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Field Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) ATM Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Customer Service Advisor
4 4 (8.70%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.52%) Author
5 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Network Support
5 3 (6.52%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
1 11 (23.91%) Windows 10
2 8 (17.39%) Windows 8
3 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
3 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) Application Packaging
4 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (2.17%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (2.17%) Decision-Making
6 1 (2.17%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (2.17%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (2.17%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) VBScript
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCP
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) XenApp
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) Docker
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Samba
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) Ivanti
5 2 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Talend
6 1 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) WSO2