Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 18 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 31 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.17% 3.31% 2.93%
As % of the General category 3.57% 13.73% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Staffordshire median daily rate - £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +21.74%
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £343 £298
% change year-on-year -5.11% +15.13% +3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £11.18 £12.18 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -1.42% -43.22%
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 84 102 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 32.81% 24.11% 36.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 73
Staffordshire median daily rate £381 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.93% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £251
90th Percentile £456 £550 £448
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Staffordshire median hourly rate £11.18 £12.18 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -1.42% -39.76%
10th Percentile £10.59 £12.09 £8.23
90th Percentile £11.76 £12.26 £16.22
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £19.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +58.44% -32.46% -9.52%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Burton-upon-Trent +5 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 - -
Telecoms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) JDA
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) GPON
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) GPON
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) JDA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP