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 3 months to 28 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.

Telecommunications
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 55 77
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 72 94 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.39% 3.28% 2.18%
As % of the General category 11.43% 10.21% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 66 32
Median daily rate £415 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £163 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £478 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.06% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -70.45% +69.23%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 630 921 901
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.65% 32.12% 33.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 650 575
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 24
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.38% -24.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.55 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire -8 50 £400 +20.75% 22
South Yorkshire +8 17 £425 +23.18% 5
North Yorkshire +10 5 £375 +51.51% 16
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.74%) Finance
3 28 (20.44%) Cisco
4 27 (19.71%) Electronics
4 27 (19.71%) Manufacturing
4 27 (19.71%) Programme Management
4 27 (19.71%) Marketing
5 26 (18.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 26 (18.98%) Digital Marketing
5 26 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (18.98%) SAP
6 24 (17.52%) User Experience
7 15 (10.95%) Firewall
8 14 (10.22%) Java
8 14 (10.22%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (10.22%) Service Design
9 13 (9.49%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
9 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (9.49%) TDD
10 11 (8.03%) F5
10 11 (8.03%) Analytics
10 11 (8.03%) User Stories
11 10 (7.30%) Internet
11 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.30%) Migration
12 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
13 8 (5.84%) PHP
13 8 (5.84%) MS Office

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 6 (4.38%) Confluence
2 1 (0.73%) CMS
2 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.84%) MS Office
2 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (18.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.73%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) GitHub
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.95%) Firewall
2 14 (10.22%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (7.30%) Internet
4 8 (5.84%) Network Security
5 7 (5.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (4.38%) 2G
6 6 (4.38%) 3G
7 4 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.92%) DHCP
7 4 (2.92%) DNS
7 4 (2.92%) LAN
7 4 (2.92%) LTE
7 4 (2.92%) OSPF
7 4 (2.92%) WAN
8 3 (2.19%) HTTP
8 3 (2.19%) IPsec
8 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.19%) VoIP
8 3 (2.19%) VPN
8 3 (2.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.46%) Redis
3 1 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.11%) JIRA
2 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 38 (27.74%) Finance
2 27 (19.71%) Electronics
2 27 (19.71%) Manufacturing
2 27 (19.71%) Marketing
3 5 (3.65%) Games
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
5 3 (2.19%) Law
6 2 (1.46%) Billing
6 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (13.87%) Analyst
2 13 (9.49%) Business Analyst
3 12 (8.76%) Network Engineer
4 11 (8.03%) Developer
5 10 (7.30%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Designer
6 8 (5.84%) Telecoms Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Architect
7 7 (5.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Installation Technician
7 7 (5.11%) Telecoms Analyst
7 7 (5.11%) User Researcher
8 6 (4.38%) Consultant
9 5 (3.65%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Digital User Researcher
10 4 (2.92%) IT Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 4 (2.92%) Senior Network Engineer
11 3 (2.19%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.11%) HTML
2 6 (4.38%) RESTful
3 5 (3.65%) CSS
3 5 (3.65%) Web Services
4 3 (2.19%) Django
4 3 (2.19%) Laravel
4 3 (2.19%) REST
4 3 (2.19%) Symfony
5 2 (1.46%) HTML5
5 2 (1.46%) Node.js
5 2 (1.46%) SOAP
5 2 (1.46%) Spring
5 2 (1.46%) Struts
5 2 (1.46%) XMPP
6 1 (0.73%) CSS3
6 1 (0.73%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.73%) Java EE
6 1 (0.73%) jQuery
6 1 (0.73%) JSTL
6 1 (0.73%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.52%) User Experience
2 7 (5.11%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.65%) NHS
4 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.19%) Wiki
6 2 (1.46%) Blog
6 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.46%) IVR
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Social Media
7 1 (0.73%) CCTV
7 1 (0.73%) CESG
7 1 (0.73%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.73%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.38%) Android
1 6 (4.38%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.65%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.19%) Windows
4 2 (1.46%) CatOS
4 2 (1.46%) Unix
4 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.46%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.71%) Programme Management
3 26 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (18.98%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (10.22%) Service Design
5 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.49%) TDD
6 11 (8.03%) Analytics
6 11 (8.03%) User Stories
7 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
7 10 (7.30%) Migration
8 8 (5.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (5.84%) ITIL
8 8 (5.84%) Service Management
8 8 (5.84%) Web Design
9 7 (5.11%) DevOps
9 7 (5.11%) Product Management
9 7 (5.11%) Project Management
9 7 (5.11%) Scrum
10 6 (4.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.22%) Java
2 8 (5.84%) PHP
3 7 (5.11%) Python
4 5 (3.65%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.92%) Ruby
6 3 (2.19%) Apple Swift
6 3 (2.19%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.19%) SQL
7 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.46%) C
8 1 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.11%) CCNA
3 7 (5.11%) Degree
3 7 (5.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) CCNP
4 3 (2.19%) CCSA
4 3 (2.19%) CCSE
4 3 (2.19%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (1.46%) CCIE
6 1 (0.73%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.73%) CLAS
6 1 (0.73%) ISEB
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.73%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (0.73%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.46%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) GPG13
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.73%) NEBOSH
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) vSphere
2 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.73%) Docker
4 1 (0.73%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.73%) OpenView
2 1 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Cisco
2 26 (18.98%) SAP
3 13 (9.49%) CheckPoint
4 11 (8.03%) F5
5 8 (5.84%) Brocade
5 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.11%) Blue Coat
6 7 (5.11%) VMware
7 6 (4.38%) Acme Packet
7 6 (4.38%) Oracle
8 4 (2.92%) Arqiva
9 3 (2.19%) hybris
9 3 (2.19%) Nokia
9 3 (2.19%) Zend
10 2 (1.46%) Apple
10 2 (1.46%) Bluefish Communications
10 2 (1.46%) HP
10 2 (1.46%) Pega
11 1 (0.73%) Nokia Networks
11 1 (0.73%) Xerox
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