Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 53 42
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 7 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.06% 1.69% 4.24%
As % of the General category 2.99% 4.76% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 21
Sheffield median daily rate £200 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +12.36% +42.40%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -23.53% +6.12% +42.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Sheffield median hourly rate - - £11.53
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £11.72

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 234 252 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 35.40% 35.44% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 158 198
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £290 £267 £304
90th Percentile £553 £588 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £424 £445 £401
% change year-on-year -4.72% +11.11% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 11
Sheffield median hourly rate £13.50 - £13.00
10th Percentile £9.14 - £11.33
90th Percentile £36.00 - £34.95
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £11.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +24.44% -19.64% +12.09%

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 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 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
1 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics

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:

General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Network Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (28.57%) QA