Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - +45 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.01% - 1.28%
As % of the General category 9.09% - 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Shropshire median daily rate - - £550
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £298
% change year-on-year -7.14% +17.65% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £12.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £12.18 £12.35
% change year-on-year +13.84% -1.42% -50.10%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 44 127 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 11.14% 16.18% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 26
Shropshire median daily rate £395 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.22% -14.12% +11.84%
10th Percentile £301 £260 £239
90th Percentile £483 £555 £653
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £17.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +73.05% -38.16% -9.52%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Shropshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Shropshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Shropshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Telecoms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (75.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) ICT Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ICT Support
3 1 (25.00%) ICT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ICT Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Network Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (75.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (75.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft