Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +6
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 1.83% 1.10% 6.38%
As % of the General category 4.35% 5.26% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Wakefield median daily rate - £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% +33.33%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +41.38% -4.92% -49.17%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 46 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 42.20% 20.88% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 8
Wakefield median daily rate £381 £325 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.31% +19.27% +3.81%
10th Percentile £188 £105 £182
90th Percentile £575 £450 £433
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Wakefield median hourly rate £14.63 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.25% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Wakefield

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) MRTG
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media