Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 93 101
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 50 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.46% 1.79% 1.57%
As % of the General category 7.72% 5.50% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 20
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.73% -21.43% -12.61%
10th Percentile £240 £126 £163
90th Percentile £523 £399 £578
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 12
East Midlands median hourly rate - £31.25 £12.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +148.11% -28.03%
England median hourly rate £23.93 £20.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year +19.63% +44.30% -65.35%

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 648 928 1,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.87% 32.49% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 560 688
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £249
90th Percentile £551 £538 £563
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 37
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.64 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.37% -31.91% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.48 £10.08
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.88 £52.50
England median hourly rate £32.48 £26.78 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.29% +7.10% -4.76%

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019. 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
Derbyshire +20 18 £375 +206.12% 6
Nottinghamshire +9 14 £344 +0.81% 4
Northamptonshire +6 10 £375 +87.50% 4
Leicestershire -6 3 - - 1
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 (38.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 14 (28.00%) Programme Management
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (24.00%) SAP
4 12 (24.00%) ITIL
4 12 (24.00%) Firewall
4 12 (24.00%) Electronics
4 12 (24.00%) Marketing
4 12 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (22.00%) Wireless
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (20.00%) C#
7 9 (18.00%) Windows
7 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (18.00%) Cisco
7 9 (18.00%) Internet
8 8 (16.00%) CCNA
8 8 (16.00%) VMware
8 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
9 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (14.00%) Network Management
9 7 (14.00%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (14.00%) CCNP
9 7 (14.00%) .NET
10 6 (12.00%) SQL
10 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.00%) 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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Firewall
2 11 (22.00%) Wireless
3 9 (18.00%) Internet
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (12.00%) Network Security
5 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.00%) Intranet
6 5 (10.00%) LAN
6 5 (10.00%) VoIP
6 5 (10.00%) VPN
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.00%) Multicast
8 3 (6.00%) WAN
9 2 (4.00%) DNS
9 2 (4.00%) EIGRP
9 2 (4.00%) IPsec
9 2 (4.00%) MPLS
9 2 (4.00%) RIP
9 2 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.00%) Redis
3 3 (6.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.00%) Data Mart
3 3 (6.00%) Power BI
3 3 (6.00%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.00%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.00%) Rational Quality Manager
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (24.00%) Electronics
3 12 (24.00%) Marketing
4 6 (12.00%) Banking
5 5 (10.00%) Games
6 2 (4.00%) Law
7 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.00%) Automotive
7 1 (2.00%) Billing
7 1 (2.00%) Digital Economy
7 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) C++ Games Programmer
4 4 (8.00%) C++ Programmer
4 4 (8.00%) Games Programmer
4 4 (8.00%) Programmer
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.00%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.00%) Junior
5 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) Node.js
3 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) CCTV
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (10.00%) NHS
3 3 (6.00%) CMDB
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.00%) e-Health
5 1 (2.00%) Life Science
5 1 (2.00%) LIMS
5 1 (2.00%) PACS
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Programme Management
2 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (24.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.00%) Network Management
6 5 (10.00%) ETL
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) BDD
7 4 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (8.00%) MVC
7 4 (8.00%) System Testing
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL V2
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) C++
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.00%) CCNA
3 7 (14.00%) CCNP
4 5 (10.00%) NVQ Level 3
4 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) Degree
6 3 (6.00%) HND
6 3 (6.00%) MCSE
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.00%) CCIP
7 2 (4.00%) CCSA
7 2 (4.00%) CCSE
8 1 (2.00%) APMP
8 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.00%) PMP
8 1 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.00%) HL7
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.00%) Netcool
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) SAP
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 8 (16.00%) VMware
5 6 (12.00%) BMC
6 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 2 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (4.00%) F5
8 2 (4.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.00%) Apple
9 1 (2.00%) Genesys
9 1 (2.00%) Google
9 1 (2.00%) Mitel