Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 81 94
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 50 75 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.66% 2.32% 2.15%
As % of the General category 5.94% 7.54% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 57 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.28% -1.54% -6.81%
10th Percentile £245 £225 £114
90th Percentile £519 £416 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.63 £14.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.34% -4.92% -49.17%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.33 £12.68
90th Percentile £21.54 £20.97 £48.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% -53.33%

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 842 995 1,414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.88% 30.80% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 667 962
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.06% -1.10%
10th Percentile £255 £260 £263
90th Percentile £576 £563 £540
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +0.31% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 31
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.60 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.11% -12.29% -48.33%
10th Percentile £11.37 £10.14 £12.35
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.79 £45.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +40.35% -5.00% -14.29%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -18 42 £363 +16.00% 11
Bradford +6 2 £338 - 4
Huddersfield +2 1 £525 - 2
Wakefield -4 1 - - 2
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
Telecoms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Waterfall
3 10 (20.00%) Confluence
3 10 (20.00%) JIRA
3 10 (20.00%) Electronics
4 9 (18.00%) Finance
4 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.00%) Marketing
6 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Cisco
6 7 (14.00%) SAP
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (12.00%) CSS
7 6 (12.00%) HTML
7 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.00%) Adobe
7 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (12.00%) jQuery
7 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.00%) HTML5
7 6 (12.00%) CSS3
7 6 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design

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 10 (20.00%) Confluence
2 6 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (8.00%) AutoCAD
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Slack
2 1 (2.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 3 (6.00%) Skype
2 3 (6.00%) VoIP
2 3 (6.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) Intranet
3 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) BGP
4 1 (2.00%) Broadband
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) MRTG
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Big Data
1 4 (8.00%) GIS
1 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (8.00%) HBase
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.00%) Impala
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Sqoop
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.00%) Grunt
2 6 (12.00%) gulp
3 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (20.00%) Electronics
2 9 (18.00%) Finance
3 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (14.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Publishing
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Process Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Designer
6 3 (6.00%) IP Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management Officer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Officer
7 2 (4.00%) Auditor
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Tester
7 2 (4.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) CSS
1 6 (12.00%) CSS3
1 6 (12.00%) HTML
1 6 (12.00%) HTML5
1 6 (12.00%) jQuery
1 6 (12.00%) Sass
2 4 (8.00%) Kafka
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (4.00%) Drools
3 2 (4.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) Sensu
3 2 (4.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (4.00%) Spring
3 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) IVR
2 1 (2.00%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.00%) Wireframes
6 4 (8.00%) BPMN
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) CAD
6 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) HND
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) CCNP
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (4.00%) HDFS
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.00%) Prometheus
2 2 (4.00%) Terraform
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.00%) Netcool
3 1 (2.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco
2 7 (14.00%) SAP
3 6 (12.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) Genesys
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) VMware