Period
to 21 September 2019

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 September 2019 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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 145 73
Rank change year-on-year +17 -72 +25
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 42 51 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.02% 2.82%
As % of the General category 2.77% 3.26% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 73
Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £109 £269 £251
90th Percentile £438 £514 £525
England median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £21.25 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.18% +53.32% -4.41%
10th Percentile £10.25 £14.80 £11.07
90th Percentile £23.06 £28.38 £24.00
England median hourly rate £23.05 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.29% - +31.03%

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 1,516 1,565 1,517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.15% 31.30% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,024 1,003 989
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £269 £268 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £557
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 49
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.41 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +16.07% +3.45%
10th Percentile £12.83 £10.79 £9.71
90th Percentile £37.34 £43.16 £35.90
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 +21 24 £195 -36.33% 14
South Yorkshire -6 13 £375 -9.09% 15
North Yorkshire +2 2 £223 -47.65% 9
East Yorkshire +2 1 £275 +12.24%
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 15 (35.71%) Cisco
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Fibre Optics
3 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) SLA
4 5 (11.90%) CCNA
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
4 5 (11.90%) MCSE
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Network Security
4 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) QA
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.52%) Office 365
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Avaya
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.14%) JIRA
6 3 (7.14%) VMware

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 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) ISDN
2 2 (4.76%) PBX
2 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) 2G
3 1 (2.38%) 3G
3 1 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (2.38%) CTI
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) GPRS
3 1 (2.38%) GSM
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) UMTS
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 2 (4.76%) TestRail
3 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
3 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Tester
3 3 (7.14%) Avaya Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Commissioning Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Designer
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms Tester
4 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (4.76%) Network Designer
4 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) QA Tester
4 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (2.38%) IT Technician
5 1 (2.38%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Fibre Optics
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) IVR
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Social Network
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Migration
3 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (4.76%) Analytics
4 2 (4.76%) Change Management
4 2 (4.76%) ERP
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile First
4 2 (4.76%) Presales
4 2 (4.76%) Project Management
4 2 (4.76%) SDLC
4 2 (4.76%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) CCNA
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.90%) MCSE
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.38%) Netcool
3 1 (2.38%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.14%) Avaya
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Omniture
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Actix
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.38%) Nortel
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) Veritas