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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 53 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 22 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.85% 1.09% 2.18%
As % of the General category 11.58% 3.28% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £88 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+313.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.25% +18.33%
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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
190 183 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.64% 33.15% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 138 137
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £238 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.98 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.50 £10.92 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 17 £350 +298.86% 6
North Wales - 2 £300 -
West Wales - - - -
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UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 11 (31.43%) VoIP
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) UNIX
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) Android
6 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
6 4 (11.43%) Wireless
6 4 (11.43%) Windows
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
6 4 (11.43%) CCNP
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
7 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
7 3 (8.57%) User Stories
7 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.57%) CCNA
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) Nokia
7 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.57%) OpenROAD
7 3 (8.57%) McAfee
7 3 (8.57%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) OpenROAD
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) VoIP
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
2 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) LTE
3 2 (5.71%) 2G
3 2 (5.71%) ISDN
3 2 (5.71%) PBX
3 2 (5.71%) H.323
3 2 (5.71%) 3G
4 1 (2.86%) MPLS
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) SDH
4 1 (2.86%) UMTS
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) ADSL
4 1 (2.86%) ATM
4 1 (2.86%) GSM
4 1 (2.86%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
1 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.57%) Ingres
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.86%) JMeter
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Voice Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) VoIP Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Voice Architect
5 2 (5.71%) OpenROAD Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Director
5 2 (5.71%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Product Owner
6 1 (2.86%) Project Planner
6 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) DTV
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) AIX
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) User Stories
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 1 (2.86%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) CCNP
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) F5
3 3 (8.57%) Juniper
3 3 (8.57%) Nokia
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.57%) McAfee
3 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
3 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Siemens
4 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Imperva
5 1 (2.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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