Period
to 19 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 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 > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +24
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.60% 6.15% -
As % of the General category 9.76% 15.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Worcestershire median daily rate £550 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £340 £356 £325
% change year-on-year -4.56% +9.62% -5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £17.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.59 £12.75 £13.86
% change year-on-year +155.61% -8.01% +13.84%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 41 53 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 26.62% 40.77% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 13
Worcestershire median daily rate £450 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.14% +1.40%
10th Percentile £324 £278 £179
90th Percentile £595 £600 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.50% +70.65%
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -27.78% +50.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Malvern - 3 £550 -
Redditch 0 1 £150 -
Telecoms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (75.00%) Business Development
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (75.00%) Master's Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Development
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Master's Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy