Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 74 86
Rank change year-on-year -84 +12 +13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 43 124 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.88% 2.92% 2.53%
As % of the General category 3.41% 9.98% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 83 110
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £215 £251 £159
90th Percentile £459 £525 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £11.33 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.49% -9.36% -
10th Percentile £18.13 £10.59 £11.63
90th Percentile £19.38 £18.40 £19.10
England median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +61.54% -67.50% +97.53%

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 1,261 1,242 1,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.76% 29.25% 33.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 809 1,366
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £258 £275 £275
90th Percentile £550 £563 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 26
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -11.48% -29.07%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £37.92 £41.63
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +7.10% -7.41% +20.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -63 32 £363 -6.45% 22
North Yorkshire -9 3 £250 -33.33% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £228 - 1
South Yorkshire -36 2 £360 -24.21% 6
Humberside - 1 £345 -
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (27.91%) Finance
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
4 8 (18.60%) C#
5 7 (16.28%) HTML
5 7 (16.28%) CSS
5 7 (16.28%) Android
5 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
5 7 (16.28%) Retail
5 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.95%) SDLC
6 6 (13.95%) JIRA
6 6 (13.95%) HTML5
6 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.63%) Adobe
7 5 (11.63%) Internet
7 5 (11.63%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
7 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (11.63%) Sass
7 5 (11.63%) Office 365
7 5 (11.63%) Adobe Experience Manager

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 5 (11.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (11.63%) Confluence
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) LAN
2 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) ATM
3 3 (6.98%) DWDM
3 3 (6.98%) Frame Relay
3 3 (6.98%) SDH
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) Broadband
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security
5 1 (2.33%) Skype
5 1 (2.33%) SMS
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.63%) Grunt
2 5 (11.63%) gulp
3 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Mocha
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.30%) Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Billing
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) Electronics
7 1 (2.33%) Automotive
7 1 (2.33%) Legal
7 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.98%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) CSS
1 7 (16.28%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) HTML5
3 5 (11.63%) CSS3
3 5 (11.63%) jQuery
3 5 (11.63%) Sass
3 5 (11.63%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) Chai
6 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.33%) RESTful
6 1 (2.33%) Spring
6 1 (2.33%) WebdriverIO
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.33%) IVR
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) PMI
5 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Android
2 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.30%) Mac OS
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
3 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (13.95%) SDLC
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.63%) Wireframes
6 4 (9.30%) BDD
6 4 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.60%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) VB6
4 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CIPD
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PMO
2 2 (4.65%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Adobe
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Ericsson
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Genesys
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Mercator
5 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com