Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 95 105
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -27
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 46 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.57% 1.77% 1.11%
As % of the General category 4.89% 5.15% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 33
East Midlands median daily rate £275 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -16.13% +10.71%
10th Percentile £123 £158 £233
90th Percentile £398 £580 £925
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £11.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.82% -35.26% +75.00%
10th Percentile £29.08 £10.04 £16.25
90th Percentile £33.63 £22.38 £18.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +61.54% -67.50% +97.53%

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 940 1,030 1,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.16% 34.31% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 685 666
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -6.63%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £213
90th Percentile £542 £563 £578
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 38
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £19.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +4.61% +81.47%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.41 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £54.18
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +7.10% -7.41% +20.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Nottinghamshire -2 16 £341 -31.80% 15
Derbyshire +13 12 £116 -78.86% 6
Leicestershire +11 10 £129 -57.79% 6
Northamptonshire +4 7 £200 -36.51% 7
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Manufacturing
3 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
4 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (26.09%) SAP
6 12 (26.09%) Electronics
6 12 (26.09%) Programme Management
6 12 (26.09%) Retail
6 12 (26.09%) Marketing
6 12 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (21.74%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (19.57%) Citrix
8 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (19.57%) Windows 10
9 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 8 (17.39%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) C#
10 7 (15.22%) OOP
10 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (15.22%) TDD
10 7 (15.22%) QA
10 7 (15.22%) Selenium
10 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
10 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
10 7 (15.22%) Open Source
10 7 (15.22%) BDD
11 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
11 6 (13.04%) Windows 8

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 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) HipChat
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Intranet
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Selenium
1 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.52%) AdminStudio
2 3 (6.52%) MSI
3 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) Gradle
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Manufacturing
3 12 (26.09%) Electronics
3 12 (26.09%) Marketing
3 12 (26.09%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Migration Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Network Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Packager
4 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) IT Support
4 3 (6.52%) Network Support
4 3 (6.52%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) NHS Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) NHS
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows 10
3 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
4 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (26.09%) Programme Management
3 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Migration
5 7 (15.22%) BDD
5 7 (15.22%) OOP
5 7 (15.22%) Open Source
5 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.22%) TDD
5 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.70%) Time Management
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Line Management
9 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.70%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCP
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PMP
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) 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 12 (26.09%) SAP
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Remedy
5 3 (6.52%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) Talend
6 1 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) WSO2