Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 23 November 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 41 53
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 16 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.35% 4.24% 2.21%
As % of the General category 6.75% 13.31% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 12
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.05% +29.25% +20.00%
10th Percentile £238 £238 £110
90th Percentile £493 £525 £488
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £388 £300
% change year-on-year +16.05% +29.25% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Sheffield median hourly rate - £11.72 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.04% -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.86 £12.35
% change year-on-year - +4.13% -

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 237 308 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.75% 31.85% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 203 141
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £271 £301 £213
90th Percentile £598 £573 £563
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +7.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Sheffield median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% +12.00%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.63 £14.00 £13.18
% change year-on-year -9.82% +6.20% +5.46%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Sheffield

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Sheffield

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Sheffield

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Sheffield

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

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Programme Management
2 7 (43.75%) Electronics
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) User Experience
4 4 (25.00%) Service Design
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Electronics
2 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Digital User Researcher
1 4 (25.00%) User Researcher
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) React
2 2 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Programme Management
2 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Design
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
4 3 (18.75%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GDPR
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Huawei
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Virgin Media