Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 22 July 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 94 63
Rank change year-on-year -25 -31 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 129 191 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.65% 1.99% 2.76%
As % of the General category 5.21% 6.94% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 115 104
Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.69% +5.45%
10th Percentile £218 £155 £190
90th Percentile £525 £625 £455
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 9
Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £12.18 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.84% +1.46% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.92 £11.63 £6.84
90th Percentile £15.00 £23.25 £33.86
England median hourly rate £13.86 £21.27 £16.50
% change year-on-year -34.84% +28.91% -19.51%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2474 2751 2834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 31.74% 28.68% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1558 1735 1626
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £257 £225 £238
90th Percentile £550 £575 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 147
Midlands median hourly rate £23.95 £19.56 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.48% -16.79% -9.62%
10th Percentile £11.33 £9.72 £10.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.90 £41.00
England median hourly rate £24.49 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.03% +11.11% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in the Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in the Midlands

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in the Midlands

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
West Midlands -17 82 £380 +16.92% 18
East Midlands -16 46 £350 -2.78% 13
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 35 (27.13%) Finance
2 20 (15.50%) Programme Management
3 19 (14.73%) Project Management
4 17 (13.18%) Marketing
5 16 (12.40%) Cisco
6 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 14 (10.85%) WAN
8 13 (10.08%) LAN
8 13 (10.08%) Manufacturing
8 13 (10.08%) Data Centre
9 12 (9.30%) Electronics
9 12 (9.30%) PRINCE2
9 12 (9.30%) Windows
10 11 (8.53%) SAP
10 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (8.53%) Driving Licence
11 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.75%) Migration
11 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (7.75%) Banking
12 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
13 8 (6.20%) Broadband
13 8 (6.20%) HP
14 7 (5.43%) VoIP
14 7 (5.43%) Retail
14 7 (5.43%) Billing
14 7 (5.43%) ComArch
14 7 (5.43%) Degree
14 7 (5.43%) Telematics

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Primavera
1 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.78%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.85%) WAN
2 13 (10.08%) LAN
3 8 (6.20%) Broadband
4 7 (5.43%) MVNO
4 7 (5.43%) VoIP
5 6 (4.65%) Wireless
6 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.33%) 2G
7 3 (2.33%) DNS
7 3 (2.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.33%) Firewall
7 3 (2.33%) Internet
7 3 (2.33%) Skype
7 3 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.33%) WLAN
8 2 (1.55%) 3G
8 2 (1.55%) 4G
8 2 (1.55%) DSL
8 2 (1.55%) GPON
8 2 (1.55%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Selenium
2 1 (0.78%) ERwin
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (27.13%) Finance
2 17 (13.18%) Marketing
3 13 (10.08%) Manufacturing
4 12 (9.30%) Electronics
5 10 (7.75%) Banking
6 7 (5.43%) Billing
6 7 (5.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (15.50%) Project Manager
2 19 (14.73%) Architect
3 16 (12.40%) Analyst
4 11 (8.53%) Telecoms Manager
5 10 (7.75%) Network Manager
5 10 (7.75%) Programme Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Coordinator
6 8 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.43%) Bid Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Network Project Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Telecoms Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) IT Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Telecoms Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Project Coordinator
10 4 (3.10%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.10%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
1 4 (3.10%) CSS
1 4 (3.10%) HTML
2 2 (1.55%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.53%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.33%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.30%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.10%) Linux
3 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) Unix
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.50%) Programme Management
2 19 (14.73%) Project Management
3 12 (9.30%) PRINCE2
4 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (7.75%) Migration
4 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.43%) Telematics
6 6 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (4.65%) ITIL
6 6 (4.65%) Logistics
6 6 (4.65%) Process Improvement
7 5 (3.88%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.88%) Performance Management
7 5 (3.88%) Presales
7 5 (3.88%) Programme Delivery
7 5 (3.88%) Test Automation
8 4 (3.10%) Fault Management
8 4 (3.10%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.10%) C#
1 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) PMP
3 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.55%) ISEB
5 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.78%) NEBOSH
3 1 (0.78%) PMO
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) vSphere
2 1 (0.78%) XenApp
2 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Cisco
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.53%) SAP
4 8 (6.20%) HP
5 7 (5.43%) ComArch
5 7 (5.43%) Gemalto
6 6 (4.65%) VMware
7 4 (3.10%) Citrix
8 3 (2.33%) BMC
8 3 (2.33%) BT
8 3 (2.33%) NetApp
8 3 (2.33%) Tableau
8 3 (2.33%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.55%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.55%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.55%) F5
9 2 (1.55%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.55%) IBM
9 2 (1.55%) McAfee
9 2 (1.55%) Nokia
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