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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 60 50 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 11 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.72% 2.18% 3.97%
As % of the General category 7.43% 7.54% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Average daily rate £375 £363 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -13.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
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
148 199 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.20% 28.88% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 126 121
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Average hourly rate £49.53 £16.25 £12.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+204.76% +28.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.23 £11.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.50 £27.50 £22.83
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 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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 11 £375 +22.95% 12
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.50%) Electronics
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
7 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Liferay
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SDH
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) ADSL
3 1 (4.17%) DWDM
3 1 (4.17%) GSM
3 1 (4.17%) LLU
3 1 (4.17%) PABX
3 1 (4.17%) PSTN
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Network Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Ajax
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) Facelets
1 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
1 2 (8.33%) JPA
1 2 (8.33%) JSF
1 2 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
1 2 (8.33%) Spring
1 2 (8.33%) XHTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Spring Batch
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (8.33%) OOD
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) APMP
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.17%) MAPM
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) P3O
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Lotus
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) BT
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) PlateSpin
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