The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.06% 2.51% 2.19%
As % of the General category 3.06% 8.57% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +2.58% +6.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £29.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +16.12%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 98 140 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 34.51% 29.29% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 86 54
Median daily rate £413 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.36% +5.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 16
Median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.77% -22.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £13.80 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.00 £39.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Warwickshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 8 (57.14%) Electronics
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 8 (57.14%) Network Security
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Escalation Management
4 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Fault Management
6 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Informix
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (57.14%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Telephony Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) CLARiiON
3 2 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) HP Storage
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 5 (35.71%) Escalation Management
3 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (28.57%) Presales
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Fault Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 2 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) SRDF
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Dell
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) Lancope
4 1 (7.14%) Netezza
4 1 (7.14%) SAP