Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 February 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -61 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 57 139 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.23% 2.98% 2.45%
As % of the General category 4.45% 9.81% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 87 91
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -9.09%
10th Percentile £227 £247 £105
90th Percentile £477 £525 £480
England median daily rate £414 £400 £394
% change year-on-year +3.44% +1.52% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.13 £11.33 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.97% -24.47% -50.00%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.75 £11.63
90th Percentile £22.21 £20.45 £30.60
England median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £29.42
% change year-on-year +61.54% -55.80% +36.81%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,281 1,417 1,900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.72% 30.38% 32.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 941 1,306
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 47
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.55 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.63% -9.68% -16.67%
10th Percentile £13.20 £10.37 £11.63
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.75 £42.40
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +15.69%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
West Yorkshire -45 37 £363 +3.57% 23
South Yorkshire -25 9 £394 -7.35% 7
East Yorkshire - 7 - - 3
North Yorkshire -2 3 £238 -36.67% 5
Humberside - 1 £345 -
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) Waterfall
3 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) HTML
4 9 (15.79%) CSS
4 9 (15.79%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (14.04%) Confluence
5 8 (14.04%) HTML5
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (14.04%) JIRA
5 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
5 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
6 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.28%) Adobe
6 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
6 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.28%) jQuery
6 7 (12.28%) CSS3
6 7 (12.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (12.28%) Sass
6 7 (12.28%) Grunt
6 7 (12.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (12.28%) gulp
6 7 (12.28%) Wireframes
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Finance

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.04%) Confluence
1 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
2 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.75%) Slack
2 1 (1.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) Broadband
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) RS-232
2 3 (5.26%) VPN
2 3 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) BGP
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) Intranet
3 2 (3.51%) MPLS
3 2 (3.51%) MRTG
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) DWDM
4 1 (1.75%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) PBX
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) GIS
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JIRA
2 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.28%) Grunt
2 7 (12.28%) gulp
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Electronics
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Military
4 2 (3.51%) Publishing
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) IP Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) IT Technician
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Process Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Service Management Officer
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Support Officer
5 3 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Telecoms Technician
6 2 (3.51%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Network Support
6 2 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle HRMS Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) CSS
1 9 (15.79%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) HTML5
3 7 (12.28%) CSS3
3 7 (12.28%) jQuery
3 7 (12.28%) Sass
4 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.51%) RESTful
4 2 (3.51%) Spring
4 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.75%) J2EE
5 1 (1.75%) JSP
5 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.75%) React
5 1 (1.75%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) SOAP
5 1 (1.75%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) BYOD
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) IVR
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) Waterfall
3 9 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.28%) Wireframes
6 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.02%) BPMN
8 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.02%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (7.02%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 4 (7.02%) Service Management
8 4 (7.02%) Six Sigma
8 4 (7.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.02%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) VB
3 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.53%) CCNA
3 5 (8.77%) CCNP
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCA
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.75%) HND
6 1 (1.75%) ISEB
6 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.75%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) MCTS
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) NEBOSH
1 2 (3.51%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.51%) Netcool
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco
2 7 (12.28%) Adobe
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) HP
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Remedy
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.75%) Genesys
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Huawei
5 1 (1.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.75%) Nokia
5 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.75%) Sophos
5 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard