Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 11 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 18.60% 2.33% -
As % of the General category 72.73% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £356 £325 £343
% change year-on-year +9.62% -5.11% +16.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Walsall median hourly rate £12.40 £16.41 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.41% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £13.86 £12.18
% change year-on-year -8.01% +13.84% -1.42%

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 11 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 25.58% 39.53% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 6
Walsall median daily rate £400 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +83.33% -
10th Percentile £368 £106 £204
90th Percentile £433 £590 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Walsall median hourly rate £12.40 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.00% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £30.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year -44.26% +46.99% -23.53%

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

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Walsall

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Wi-Fi

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco