Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Telecoms Analyst was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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.

Telecommunications Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 785 785
Rank change year-on-year -34 0 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Analyst 58 96 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.092% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.097% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 62 54
UK median daily rate £340 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £253 £206 £210
90th Percentile £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Telecoms Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Telecoms Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Analyst in the UK

Telecoms Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms Analyst in the UK

Telecoms Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms Analyst in the UK

Telecoms Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms Analyst in the UK

Telecoms Analyst
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England -18 55 £350 +16.67% 3
UK excluding London -20 41 £325 +8.33% 2
South East -10 34 £331 +18.30% 2
London -15 17 £413 +73.68% 1
Scotland -4 3 £242 -13.48%
Midlands +21 2 £263 -21.64%
North of England +31 1 £475 +58.33%
West Midlands +22 1 - -
North West +21 1 £475 +5.56%
East of England -11 1 £336 +16.87%
East Midlands - 1 £263 -

Telecoms Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Telecoms Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Telecoms Analyst in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.24%) Service Management
3 10 (17.24%) ITIL
3 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.79%) UML
4 8 (13.79%) Finance
4 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 8 (13.79%) BPMN
5 7 (12.07%) Business Process Modelling
5 7 (12.07%) BPR
6 6 (10.34%) ITSM
6 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.62%) GDPR
8 4 (6.90%) User Stories
8 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.90%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.90%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.90%) Remedy
8 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.90%) ISEB
8 4 (6.90%) Netcool
8 4 (6.90%) Billing
8 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) eTOM
8 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (6.90%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (5.17%) Marketing

Telecoms Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) Smallworld
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) LTE
2 2 (3.45%) Broadband
2 2 (3.45%) MPLS
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.72%) GIS
2 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 58 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Billing
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
1 10 (17.24%) Service Management
2 8 (13.79%) BPMN
2 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
2 8 (13.79%) UML
3 7 (12.07%) BPR
3 7 (12.07%) Business Process Modelling
4 6 (10.34%) ITSM
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.90%) eTOM
6 4 (6.90%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.90%) Six Sigma
6 4 (6.90%) User Stories
7 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) VB
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.72%) Korn
3 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) Scala
3 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) ISEB
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ACCA
4 1 (1.72%) CIMA
4 1 (1.72%) CISM
4 1 (1.72%) CISSP
4 1 (1.72%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) GDPR
2 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Netcool
2 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy
2 3 (5.17%) Apple
2 3 (5.17%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Avaya
3 2 (3.45%) BMC
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Polycom
3 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.72%) Cramer
4 1 (1.72%) IFS
4 1 (1.72%) Juniper
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Netezza
4 1 (1.72%) Tableau