Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 87 91
Rank change year-on-year -55 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 27 74 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.79% 2.43% 2.38%
As % of the General category 2.92% 8.25% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 44 64
West Yorkshire median daily rate £319 £373 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.43% +24.17% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £238
90th Percentile £545 £519 £388
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £328
% change year-on-year - +14.50% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.13 £18.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +29.31% -4.92%
10th Percentile £20.06 £11.14 £11.72
90th Percentile £29.19 £21.43 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.63 £16.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +5.22% +15.52% +3.57%

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 925 897 1,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.93% 29.46% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 630 724
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 24
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +47.63% -12.60%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.50 £37.50 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.38 £18.13 £14.50
% change year-on-year +23.45% +25.00% -3.33%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -36 24 £313 -16.11% 10
Bradford -17 2 £460 +31.43%
Halifax -1 1 - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
1 8 (29.63%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) C
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Finance
5 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 3 (11.11%) Broadband
5 3 (11.11%) Grunt
5 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 3 (11.11%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Broadband
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
3 1 (3.70%) 2G
3 1 (3.70%) 3G
3 1 (3.70%) 4G
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Grunt
1 3 (11.11%) gulp
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
1 6 (22.22%) Support Officer
2 5 (18.52%) Service Management Officer
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) CSS3
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) HTML5
2 3 (11.11%) jQuery
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) React
2 3 (11.11%) Sass
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (3.70%) TMap
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) HNC
4 1 (3.70%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Infoblox
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Huawei
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Nokia
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) VMware