The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 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 / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 38 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.55% 0.79% 3.68%
As % of the General category 1.43% 1.80% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 12
Median daily rate £170 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.50% +39.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +2.58% +6.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 140 167 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 38.67% 44.06% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 122 124
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £595 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.86 £54.50 £16.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.56% +233.43%  
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Northamptonshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Northamptonshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Kettering +3 1 - -
Daventry - 1 £170 -
Telecoms
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Arqiva
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) NEBOSH
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Arqiva