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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 6 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.12% - 0.99%
As % of the General category 27.27% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -70.45% +112.04%  

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 11 16 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 22.45% 38.10% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 19
Median daily rate £350 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £123 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.82% -27.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 3 - -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Verint
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Genesys
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Telecoms
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Go
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Genesys
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Verint