The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 47 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 18 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.86% 0.67% 2.89%
As % of the General category 14.17% 2.70% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 9
Median daily rate £500 £305 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £127 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £329 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -43.39%
Telecoms
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
127 148 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.16% 24.96% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 128 105
Median daily rate £425 £387 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +20.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +10.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £16.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £19.56 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +3 8 £500 -
Cardiff +14 3 £281 -7.78% 3
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Marketing
3 14 (43.75%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (43.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) Manufacturing
3 14 (43.75%) Programme Management
3 14 (43.75%) Electronics
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) SAP
3 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (40.63%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.00%) WAN
7 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (21.88%) REST
8 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 6 (18.75%) Open Source
9 6 (18.75%) OWASP
9 6 (18.75%) Kanban
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
10 5 (15.63%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) Ansible

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.13%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) WAN
2 6 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (9.38%) Wireless
4 2 (6.25%) Broadband
4 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (3.13%) 2G
5 1 (3.13%) 3G
5 1 (3.13%) 4G
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 15 (46.88%) Marketing
2 14 (43.75%) Electronics
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Field Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Presales Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) REST
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) Swagger
5 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) Kafka
5 1 (3.13%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (43.75%) Digital Marketing
2 14 (43.75%) Programme Management
3 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.75%) Kanban
5 6 (18.75%) Open Source
5 6 (18.75%) OWASP
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (15.63%) Secure Coding
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.25%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) APMP
4 2 (6.25%) CEH
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.13%) CIPD
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) BT
3 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.13%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Splunk
3 1 (3.13%) Sun