Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Telecoms Designer was £470 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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 Designer
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 823 833
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Designer 27 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
England median daily rate £470 £485 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.09% +8.99% -1.11%
10th Percentile £344 £473 £363
90th Percentile £494 £497 £474
UK median daily rate £470 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -3.09% +7.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,052 83,568 94,384
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.76% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,378 54,897 61,302
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,578 2,921 3,462
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.39 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -0.59% +11.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.60 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.57 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

Telecoms Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Telecoms Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Designer in England

Telecoms Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms Designer in England

Telecoms Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Designer in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms Designer in England

Telecoms Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
London -10 16 - -
South East -3 9 £398 -18.04% 1
South West +19 2 £500 -
Telecoms Designer
UK

Telecoms Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Telecoms Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Telecoms Designer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 16 (59.26%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) Adobe
3 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
3 14 (51.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (51.85%) User Experience
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (14.81%) B2C
6 4 (14.81%) SEO
7 2 (7.41%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) LTE
7 2 (7.41%) Huawei
7 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (7.41%) 4G
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
7 2 (7.41%) Nokia
7 2 (7.41%) 3G
7 2 (7.41%) Java
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Service Design
8 1 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol

Telecoms Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (3.70%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) 3G
1 2 (7.41%) 4G
1 2 (7.41%) LTE
1 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.70%) 2G
2 1 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (3.70%) GSM
2 1 (3.70%) HSPA
2 1 (3.70%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (3.70%) RANAP
2 1 (3.70%) VoLTE
2 1 (3.70%) WCDMA
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
General
1 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) CSS
1 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (14.81%) B2C
4 4 (14.81%) SEO
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Service Design
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) Traceability Matrix
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Ceph
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Huawei
2 2 (7.41%) Nokia
2 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.70%) Actix
3 1 (3.70%) BMC
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.70%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) Samsung