The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 58 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 15 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.37% 1.79% 2.92%
As % of the General category 8.52% 9.40% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 11
Median daily rate £413 £311 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £245 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+149.18% -29.06%
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
176 149 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.76% 19.05% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 86 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 2
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -33.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.25 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £34.80 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
South Wales -6 11 £375 +20.96% 4
West Wales +16 3 £475 +150.00%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Use Case
5 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Lotus
6 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.09%) SAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Domino
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) OSS Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Facelets
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) JPA
2 1 (4.55%) JSF
2 1 (4.55%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) ERP
4 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) CLAS
4 1 (4.55%) GIAC
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.55%) MAPM
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (4.55%) P3O
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Lotus
4 2 (9.09%) CA
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) PlateSpin
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) 3Com
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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