The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
North West > Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 36 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.30% 1.82% 2.07%
As % of the General category 2.00% 8.70% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Merseyside median daily rate £625 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.51% -  
10th Percentile £613 £331 £320
90th Percentile £638 £463 £419
North West median daily rate £350 £394 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +21.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.86 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year -23.00% -  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 69 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 14.88% 20.91% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 55
Merseyside median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
10th Percentile £313 £263 £218
90th Percentile £628 £475 £513
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £10.00
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year +7.31% +27.03%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Merseyside

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Merseyside

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Merseyside

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool -5 1 £625 +56.25% 1
Telecoms
North West

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 Merseyside 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 Merseyside 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