Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 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 Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - +5 +4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 5.56% - 12.12%
As % of the General category 14.29% - 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -10.00% +15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.70 £11.33 £12.35
% change year-on-year +38.59% -8.26% -42.56%

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 Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 38.89% 32.35% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Walsall median daily rate £330 £381 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.44% -6.73% +34.02%
10th Percentile £158 £240 £364
90th Percentile £331 £440 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 £11.34 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -16.04% -
10th Percentile £14.61 £10.65 £12.75
90th Percentile £18.20 £12.02 £14.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £23.98 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -4.10% -15.61%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Walsall

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) NEC