Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Telecoms Designer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 865 850 850
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Designer 5 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.025% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
England median daily rate £475 £470 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +34.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £463 £344 £263
90th Percentile £488 £494 £454
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £350
% change year-on-year +1.06% +34.29% -22.22%
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 90,827 90,205 89,721
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.70% 94.88% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 60,871 60,414 59,071
England median daily rate £462 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,739 2,618 2,969
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.05% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £46.97
UK median hourly rate £18.53 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -0.91% +3.89% -

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
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 18 December 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 +15 4 £475 - 1
South East -12 1 - -
Telecoms Designer
UK

Telecoms Designer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) eTOM
4 1 (20.00%) Telstra
4 1 (20.00%) TM Forum
4 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) TM Forum
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (20.00%) Telstra