Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 20 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.44% 3.46% 2.41%
As % of the General category 7.41% 11.02% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 14
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £220 £238 £110
90th Percentile £492 £525 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.86 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.13% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +15.52% - -51.67%

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 270 372 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 32.97% 31.37% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 255 176
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +9.14%
10th Percentile £263 £279 £213
90th Percentile £602 £558 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.63 £14.37 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.14% +9.01% +5.46%
10th Percentile £10.91 £11.74 £7.52
90th Percentile £14.24 £34.83 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +29.21% -4.57% +11.77%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Sheffield -9 16 £450 +20.00%
Doncaster - 2 - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) Electronics
3 7 (35.00%) SAP
3 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (30.00%) User Experience
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Service Design
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) Web Design
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services

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 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) RS-232
2 1 (5.00%) Broadband
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) PBX
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Electronics
2 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Digital User Researcher
1 4 (20.00%) User Researcher
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Technician
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) React
3 2 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Design
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Huawei
3 1 (5.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (5.00%) VMware