The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 52 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.96% 1.61% 2.08%
As % of the General category 3.85% 5.05% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £305 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -26.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Telecoms
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 99 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.06% 31.94% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 85
Average daily rate £375 £385 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +0.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Cardiff region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Cardiff region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Billing
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) SDH
4 1 (11.11%) DWDM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DWDM
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) SDH
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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