The median contractor rate for a Telecoms Project Manager was £398 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Project Manager - Telecommunications
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 622 602
Rank change year-on-year +57 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Project Manager 45 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.059% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.062% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 25
Median daily rate £398 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +26.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £346 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £477 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £330
% change year-on-year -11.76% +28.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Telecoms Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Telecoms Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Project Manager in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms Project Manager in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Project Manager over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms Project Manager in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms Project Manager in the UK

Telecoms Project Manager
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 45 £398 -3.63% 6
South East +17 18 £375 -16.20% 2
London - 18 £538 - 1
Hampshire +14 12 £375 -11.24% 2
Basingstoke -5 9 £375 +2.38% 1
Berkshire +24 4 £300 -40.00%
Leeds - 4 £399 -
City of London - 4 £563 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £399 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £399 -
West Midlands +19 2 - -
Hook +5 2 £381 -11.59%
South West +2 2 £325 -7.14%
Bristol -3 2 £325 -7.14%
Solihull - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £300 -
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £450 -
East of England -1 1 £450 - 1
Surrey - 1 £335 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Peterborough - 1 £450 -
Guildford - 1 £335 -
Banbury - 1 £375 -

Telecoms Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Telecoms Project Manager 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 44 (61.11%) Project Management
3 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.50%) 4G
5 8 (11.11%) Change Management
5 8 (11.11%) Finance
6 7 (9.72%) 3G
6 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.33%) Billing
7 6 (8.33%) Internet
7 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (6.94%) Service Management
8 5 (6.94%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.94%) Project Governance
9 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
9 4 (5.56%) PMI
9 4 (5.56%) PMO
10 3 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (4.17%) PMP
10 3 (4.17%) SLA
10 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
10 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.17%) Back Office

Telecoms Project Manager 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 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
1 1 (1.39%) Smallworld
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) 4G
2 7 (9.72%) 3G
3 6 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.78%) LAN
5 2 (2.78%) LTE
5 2 (2.78%) MPLS
5 2 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (1.39%) 2G
6 1 (1.39%) Broadband
6 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.39%) Skype
6 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.39%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.39%) Wireless
General
1 72 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (8.33%) Billing
4 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) PMI
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.39%) Fintech
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) Project Management
2 14 (19.44%) PRINCE2
2 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.11%) Change Management
4 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) Project Governance
5 5 (6.94%) Service Management
5 5 (6.94%) Supplier Management
5 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.17%) Migration
7 3 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.78%) Data Privacy
8 2 (2.78%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (2.78%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.17%) PMP
3 2 (2.78%) APMP
3 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) PMO
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.17%) BT
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) Ericsson
3 2 (2.78%) Huawei
4 1 (1.39%) Nokia
4 1 (1.39%) Remedy
4 1 (1.39%) Verint
4 1 (1.39%) Virgin Media
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