Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 135 67
Rank change year-on-year 0 -68 +18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 64 59 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.31% 1.27% 2.98%
As % of the General category 4.75% 4.60% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 40 86
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £244 £227 £245
90th Percentile £508 £475 £525
England median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £11.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +54.46% -24.47%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.03 £10.75
90th Percentile £26.90 £22.10 £20.45
England median hourly rate £21.59 £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +2.79% +61.54% -55.80%

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 1,346 1,284 1,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.62% 27.74% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 894 936
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +47.63% -9.68%
10th Percentile £9.00 £13.10 £10.37
90th Percentile £48.20 £43.60 £33.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 20 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 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 +5 39 £375 +3.45% 34
South Yorkshire 0 18 £338 -20.59% 12
North Yorkshire -2 1 £350 +47.37% 5
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 12 (18.75%) Cisco
2 11 (17.19%) Migration
2 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) Windows
4 8 (12.50%) Electronics
4 8 (12.50%) PBX
4 8 (12.50%) Marketing
4 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (10.94%) Java
5 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.94%) Finance
5 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
6 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
6 6 (9.38%) C
6 6 (9.38%) HTML
6 6 (9.38%) Linux
6 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
6 6 (9.38%) CSS
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (9.38%) Avaya
6 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) JIRA
6 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.81%) ISDN
7 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.81%) Adobe

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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.56%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) PBX
2 5 (7.81%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 5 (7.81%) ISDN
3 3 (4.69%) Broadband
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) Network Security
3 3 (4.69%) VoIP
4 2 (3.13%) 2G
4 2 (3.13%) 3G
4 2 (3.13%) 4G
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.13%) DHCP
4 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (1.56%) Intranet
5 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) Grunt
3 3 (4.69%) gulp
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.56%) GoCD
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.56%) TestRail
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (12.50%) Electronics
1 8 (12.50%) Marketing
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Billing
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Developer
2 5 (7.81%) Avaya Engineer
2 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Support Officer
4 3 (4.69%) Analyst
4 3 (4.69%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Product Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Senior Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Senior Marketing Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Service Management Officer
4 3 (4.69%) Tester
4 3 (4.69%) UI Developer
5 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Network Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) CSS
1 6 (9.38%) HTML
2 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.25%) CSS3
3 4 (6.25%) HTML5
3 4 (6.25%) jQuery
3 4 (6.25%) React
4 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 3 (4.69%) Sass
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) Ajax
5 2 (3.13%) GStreamer
6 1 (1.56%) .NET
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.56%) Java SE
6 1 (1.56%) JSON
6 1 (1.56%) JSP
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
6 1 (1.56%) Spring
6 1 (1.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.69%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) CMDB
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (17.19%) Migration
2 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (9.38%) Project Management
4 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
4 5 (7.81%) Service Management
4 5 (7.81%) Validation
5 4 (6.25%) DevOps
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL
5 4 (6.25%) Line Management
6 3 (4.69%) B2B
6 3 (4.69%) Change Management
6 3 (4.69%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.69%) SDLC
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Java
1 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.38%) C
3 4 (6.25%) Perl
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) CCNA
3 4 (6.25%) CCNP
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.56%) HNC
6 1 (1.56%) HND
6 1 (1.56%) OCA
6 1 (1.56%) OCAJ
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
1 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Docker
3 2 (3.13%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (4.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.56%) Ansible
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Cisco
2 6 (9.38%) Avaya
3 5 (7.81%) Adobe
3 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
4 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.69%) Infoblox
5 2 (3.13%) F5
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.56%) Huawei
6 1 (1.56%) Nokia
6 1 (1.56%) NVIDIA
6 1 (1.56%) Omniture
6 1 (1.56%) Panasonic