The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.37% 1.57% 2.22%
As % of the General category 2.50% 7.14% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £625 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.29% -6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +16.12%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40 56 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 14.81% 22.05% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 40 36
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Liverpool

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Liverpool

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Installation Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas