Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 71 82
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 2.55% 0.88%
As % of the General category - 10.04% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.71% +13.33%
North East median daily rate £351 £469 £383
% change year-on-year -25.07% +22.55% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate £14.25 - -

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 162 239 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.47% 25.40% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 166 177
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +2.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £256
90th Percentile £613 £675 £607
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37% -2.20%
10th Percentile £19.63 £10.00 £14.36
90th Percentile £33.50 £38.35 £31.73
North East median hourly rate £22.44 £15.70 £21.50
% change year-on-year +42.90% -26.98% +16.22%

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 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