Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 72 104
Rank change year-on-year -79 +32 -18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 51 121 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 2.91% 2.21%
As % of the General category 3.71% 9.73% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 75 107
Yorkshire median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £174
90th Percentile £510 £525 £500
England median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £13.86 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.32% -4.41% +16.75%
10th Percentile £14.80 £11.07 £11.72
90th Percentile £28.38 £24.00 £15.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% +31.03% -4.92%

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 1,376 1,243 1,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.39% 29.89% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 843 1,298
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £556 £550
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 30 27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.49% +1.72% -5.78%
10th Percentile £11.44 £10.62 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.09 £39.20
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.90% +4.58%

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 18 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 September 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 -60 37 £306 -21.97% 24
North Yorkshire +5 7 £425 - 6
South Yorkshire -23 5 £413 -10.81% 6
East Yorkshire 0 2 £236 - 3
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) Finance
3 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
4 10 (19.61%) LAN
4 10 (19.61%) C#
5 9 (17.65%) Service Management
5 9 (17.65%) WAN
5 9 (17.65%) Android
5 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 9 (17.65%) Office 365
5 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (15.69%) F5
6 8 (15.69%) Retail
7 7 (13.73%) Web Services
7 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
7 7 (13.73%) Internet
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
7 7 (13.73%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (11.76%) Change Management
8 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (11.76%) DNS
8 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.76%) Mac OS
9 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
9 5 (9.80%) High Availability
9 5 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (9.80%) Technical Analysis

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 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) LAN
2 9 (17.65%) WAN
3 7 (13.73%) Internet
4 6 (11.76%) DNS
5 5 (9.80%) Firewall
6 4 (7.84%) ATM
6 4 (7.84%) DHCP
6 4 (7.84%) MPLS
6 4 (7.84%) OSPF
6 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.88%) FTP
7 3 (5.88%) HTTP
7 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
7 3 (5.88%) SMTP
7 3 (5.88%) SSL
7 3 (5.88%) VoIP
7 3 (5.88%) VPN
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless
7 3 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Selenium
4 2 (3.92%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) JMeter
5 1 (1.96%) Mocha
5 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Automotive
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Network Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Support Officer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Service Management Officer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) .NET Core
4 3 (5.88%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.96%) Chai
5 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.96%) RESTful
5 1 (1.96%) VXML
5 1 (1.96%) WebdriverIO
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Android
2 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
4 6 (11.76%) Mac OS
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.88%) Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Service Management
2 7 (13.73%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (11.76%) Change Management
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (9.80%) High Availability
4 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) MVC
4 5 (9.80%) SDLC
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) BDD
5 4 (7.84%) Project Management
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.88%) Open Source
6 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) C#
2 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.80%) CCNP
3 4 (7.84%) CCNA
3 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) ISEB
4 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) CIPD
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.96%) HNC
6 1 (1.96%) HND
6 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
3 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco
2 8 (15.69%) F5
3 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Aruba
4 3 (5.88%) Meraki
4 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.92%) Ericsson
5 2 (3.92%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Cramer
6 1 (1.96%) Genesys
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Huawei
6 1 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (1.96%) Mercator
6 1 (1.96%) Nokia
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) VMware