Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 44 59
Rank change year-on-year -32 +15 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.42% 3.80% 2.44%
As % of the General category 1.37% 13.09% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +23.19% -6.44%
10th Percentile £206 £335 £109
90th Percentile £479 £575 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.33 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.07% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £11.33 £14.00
% change year-on-year +80.94% -19.07% -53.33%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 291 275 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 30.50% 29.04% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 177 252
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% -4.32% +14.14%
10th Percentile £268 £305 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £711
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 £12.96 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +266.51% -48.16% +225.10%
10th Percentile £20.45 £11.33 £12.90
90th Percentile £48.75 £18.75 £25.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -12.90% -22.50%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
Doncaster - 2 £215 -
Sheffield -35 1 £505 +18.82% 7
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) RS-232
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) RS-232
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) VXML
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Genesys
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware