Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Telecoms Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Senior Telecommunications Engineer
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Telecoms Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £550 - -
North East median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,015 915 2,012
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 94.62% 90.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 617 1,335
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -10.34%
10th Percentile £237 £247 £224
90th Percentile £555 £528 £500
North East median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 53 100
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.49 £20.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.55% -25.93% +100.00%
10th Percentile £8.69 £10.17 £11.83
90th Percentile £40.75 £40.00 £35.03
North East median hourly rate £15.10 £18.00 £26.79
% change year-on-year -16.11% -32.80% +78.58%

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Telecoms Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £550 -
Senior Telecoms Engineer
North East

Senior Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, Senior Telecoms Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Senior Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS

Senior Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki