Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 38 55
Rank change year-on-year -28 +17 -13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.14% 4.90% 2.73%
As % of the General category 0.41% 16.67% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 17
Sheffield median daily rate £505 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £490 £406 £240
90th Percentile £520 £575 £444
South Yorkshire median daily rate £505 £475 £388
% change year-on-year +6.32% +22.58% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Sheffield median hourly rate - - £14.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.33 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -19.07% -

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 246 180 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.65% 29.41% 36.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 105 219
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £315 £313
90th Percentile £565 £546 £715
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.50 £16.96 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.17% +21.16% -82.22%
10th Percentile £15.40 £11.67 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.50 £22.89 £14.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +140.74% -3.57% +29.84%

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 22 June 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) VXML
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) VXML
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle