Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 23 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 135 74
Rank change year-on-year +46 -61 +8
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 5 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.54% 0.85% 2.22%
As % of the General category 3.38% 5.62% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 29
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +12.28%
10th Percentile £150 £297 £238
90th Percentile £505 £491 £538
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £16.68
North East median hourly rate - £11.72 £14.20
% change year-on-year - -17.46% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 148 356 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.03% 15.10% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 267 212
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.26% +9.00%
10th Percentile £224 £240 £256
90th Percentile £665 £538 £550
North East median daily rate £350 £388 £423
% change year-on-year -9.68% -8.34% +12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.47 £26.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.51% +47.22% -
10th Percentile £15.44 £12.65 £11.78
90th Percentile £103.60 £27.55 £49.15
North East median hourly rate £32.00 £19.11 £15.10
% change year-on-year +67.45% +26.56% -7.08%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
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 Telecoms within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +54 5 £450 +20.00% 2
Telecoms
North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (60.00%) Genesys
2 1 (20.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse

Telecoms
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Military
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HornetQ
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Genesys
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle