The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 10 33 16
Rank change year-on-year +23 -17  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 9.00% 4.08% 9.41%
As % of the General category 33.33% 22.58% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £110 £550 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.00% +111.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -70.45% +69.23%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27 62 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 27.00% 18.08% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 40 26
Median daily rate £300 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £573 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Warrington

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Warrington

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Warrington

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (46.15%) Workflow
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (30.77%) ECDL
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Broadband
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) HND
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Data Entry
4 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) 3G
5 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
5 1 (7.69%) RNC
5 1 (7.69%) Node B
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) 4G
5 1 (7.69%) GSM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Broadband
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) GSM
2 1 (7.69%) Node B
2 1 (7.69%) RNC
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Administrator
1 6 (46.15%) Project Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Coordinator
2 4 (30.77%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Assistant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (23.08%) Data Entry
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ECDL
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) SAP