Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 67 80
Rank change year-on-year -63 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 36 90 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.06% 3.24% 2.55%
As % of the General category 4.35% 10.12% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 62 77
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £251 £180
90th Percentile £412 £525 £783
Yorkshire median daily rate £345 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -15.34% +8.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.02 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.89% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -35.26% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 827 889 1,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.37% 32.02% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 606 986
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £275 £272
90th Percentile £547 £553 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £404 £400
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.46% +12.07% -58.57%
10th Percentile £12.81 £11.63 £9.40
90th Percentile £44.20 £41.30 £31.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +157.14% -15.15% -25.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -72 29 £363 -9.38% 10
Bradford - 2 £360 -
Wakefield 0 1 - - 1
Huddersfield -4 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) CSS
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (22.22%) Android
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Retail
7 6 (16.67%) JIRA
7 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 6 (16.67%) Internet
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.67%) Office 365
7 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (16.67%) HTML5
8 5 (13.89%) Confluence
8 5 (13.89%) Mac OS
8 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
8 5 (13.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (13.89%) CSS3
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.89%) Sass
8 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (13.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (13.89%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) ATM
3 1 (2.78%) Broadband
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Grunt
2 5 (13.89%) gulp
3 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
5 2 (5.56%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) Mocha
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Automotive
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Billing
6 1 (2.78%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (2.78%) Electronics
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Billing Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) CSS
1 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) HTML5
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 5 (13.89%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) Sass
4 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Core
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Chai
7 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.78%) RESTful
7 1 (2.78%) Spring
7 1 (2.78%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Android
2 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.89%) Mac OS
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) Change Management
4 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) SDLC
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
6 4 (11.11%) BDD
6 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.33%) Cloud Operations
7 3 (8.33%) Open Source
7 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CIPD
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Cramer
3 1 (2.78%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.78%) Mercator
3 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) SAP