The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 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
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 117 54
Rank change year-on-year +72 -63  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 13 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.25% 0.51% 1.80%
As % of the General category 11.30% 3.56% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 10
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £341 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33%  
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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 115 225 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.93% 14.26% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 142 101
Median daily rate £350 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +1.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £487 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.63% +111.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £35.70 £36.80
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in the North East

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the North East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in the North East

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in the North East

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +73 6 £450 +44.00% 4
Durham - 3 - - 2
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 13 (39.39%) Service Management
1 13 (39.39%) ITSM
2 12 (36.36%) Degree
3 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (30.30%) Wireless
4 10 (30.30%) Juniper
4 10 (30.30%) WAN
4 10 (30.30%) LAN
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 10 (30.30%) HP
4 10 (30.30%) FortiGate
5 9 (27.27%) Riverbed
5 9 (27.27%) F5
5 9 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (27.27%) CCIE
5 9 (27.27%) CCNP
5 9 (27.27%) CCIP
5 9 (27.27%) CCDP
5 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 9 (27.27%) Firewall
5 9 (27.27%) CCSA
5 9 (27.27%) CCSE
5 9 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 9 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 9 (27.27%) JNCIA
5 9 (27.27%) JNCIE
5 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 9 (27.27%) HP ASE
5 9 (27.27%) HP MASE

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) LAN
1 10 (30.30%) WAN
1 10 (30.30%) Wireless
2 9 (27.27%) BIG-IP
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) OpenScape
4 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) AMQP
5 1 (3.03%) BGP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) Node B
5 1 (3.03%) TACACS
5 1 (3.03%) Telepresence
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.15%) Billing
4 4 (12.12%) Electronics
4 4 (12.12%) Marketing
5 3 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Installation Technician
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) IVR
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) PMI
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITSM
1 13 (39.39%) Service Management
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Network Design
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (27.27%) CCDP
3 9 (27.27%) CCIE
3 9 (27.27%) CCIP
3 9 (27.27%) CCNP
3 9 (27.27%) CCSA
3 9 (27.27%) CCSE
3 9 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (27.27%) HP ASE
3 9 (27.27%) HP MASE
3 9 (27.27%) JNCIA
3 9 (27.27%) JNCIE
4 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
7 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
7 2 (6.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.03%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco
1 10 (30.30%) HP
1 10 (30.30%) Juniper
2 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 9 (27.27%) F5
2 9 (27.27%) Fortinet
2 9 (27.27%) Riverbed
3 8 (24.24%) Siemens
4 6 (18.18%) Aruba
5 5 (15.15%) SAP
6 2 (6.06%) TippingPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Amdocs
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) Remedy
7 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.03%) WorldPay
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