The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.77% 2.00% 1.58%
As % of the General category 2.30% 8.06% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Leicestershire median daily rate - £350 -
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £469 £303
% change year-on-year -25.33% +54.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.86 - £12.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 - £12.00

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 87 62 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 33.33% 24.80% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 71
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
10th Percentile £275 £77 £110
90th Percentile £540 £475 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 29
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.86 £10.44 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.75% -  
10th Percentile £11.47 £10.04 £10.04
90th Percentile £38.50 £10.85 £13.05
East Midlands median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £10.44
% change year-on-year +13.84% +211.30%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Leicestershire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 2 - - 2
Telecoms
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) 2G
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 2G
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) 4G
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Quantity Surveyor
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Quantity Surveyor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) Veeam
2 1 (14.29%) VMware