Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 56 46
Rank change year-on-year -14 -10 +17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.28% 1.82% 3.42%
As % of the General category 4.10% 5.70% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% - +61.90%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £317
90th Percentile £344 £475 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £12.67
10th Percentile £13.50 - £10.75
90th Percentile £14.50 - £14.67
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +22.81% +1.79%

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 293 263 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.27% 32.00% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 170 223
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.36% -5.76%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £286
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 12
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.37
10th Percentile £8.66 - £11.39
90th Percentile £41.00 - £33.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +22.50% +42.86% -6.67%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -1 8 £200 -54.29% 6
Doncaster -2 3 - - 2
Barnsley - 1 £350 -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Server Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
5 1 (8.33%) GSM
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) 2G
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) 4G
2 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (8.33%) GSM
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) NFC
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Power Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (8.33%) Server Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Arqiva
2 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (8.33%) SAP