The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 15 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.55% 2.91% 1.40%
As % of the General category 15.15% 7.65% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
Median daily rate £500 £416 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.12% -12.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £255 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £449 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.52% +22.58%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 99 170 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 30.00% 38.12% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 131 90
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £12.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £12.00 £69.23
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in South Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sheffield +14 14 £500 +20.12%
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 22 (68.75%) Manufacturing
3 21 (65.63%) Electronics
3 21 (65.63%) Programme Management
3 21 (65.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (65.63%) SAP
3 21 (65.63%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (65.63%) Digital Marketing
3 21 (65.63%) Marketing
4 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) CSS
7 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (37.50%) Web Development
7 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 12 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (34.38%) DevOps
8 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
8 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
8 11 (34.38%) TDD
8 11 (34.38%) Linux
8 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
8 11 (34.38%) Mac OS X
9 10 (31.25%) Unix
9 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 10 (31.25%) Line Management
9 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 10 (31.25%) User Experience
10 9 (28.13%) CTC Cleared

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (65.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 22 (68.75%) Manufacturing
3 21 (65.63%) Electronics
3 21 (65.63%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (15.63%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 3 (9.38%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (6.25%) Pega Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (6.25%) User Researcher
6 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Content Designer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) CSS
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) React
3 5 (15.63%) REST
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) CESG
3 1 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
1 11 (34.38%) Mac OS X
2 10 (31.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) Digital Marketing
1 21 (65.63%) Programme Management
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (37.50%) Web Development
4 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (34.38%) DevOps
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Line Management
5 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 8 (25.00%) Web Design
7 6 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
7 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Pega
3 1 (3.13%) Bluefish Communications
3 1 (3.13%) BT
3 1 (3.13%) Huawei
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Virgin Media