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 3 months to 22 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 / Worcestershire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 16
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 5.38% 1.11%
As % of the General category - 26.32% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 14 19 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 40.00% 20.43% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 11
Median daily rate £344 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% -1.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £27.50
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 Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 1 (33.33%) Contact Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Verint
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) DNA
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Genesys
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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 (33.33%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Contact Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) DNA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Genesys
1 1 (33.33%) Verint