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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 40 72 51
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 19 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.35% 0.58% 2.12%
As % of the General category 14.62% 2.37% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 7
Median daily rate £563 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.81% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £214 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £606 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £16.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.35% -35.00%
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
130 211 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.89% 24.51% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 160 174
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £185 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £47.36 £12.14 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.19% -48.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £9.00 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.87 £22.50 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +20 12 £463 +56.77% 4
West Wales - 1 - -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
4 10 (27.78%) Electronics
4 10 (27.78%) Finance
4 10 (27.78%) Service Management
4 10 (27.78%) Programme Management
4 10 (27.78%) SAP
4 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (27.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (27.78%) Marketing
4 10 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) LAN
6 8 (22.22%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) Windows
8 6 (16.67%) BMC
8 6 (16.67%) Migration
8 6 (16.67%) ServiceNow
9 5 (13.89%) Zenoss
9 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.11%) CCNP
10 4 (11.11%) Linux
10 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (11.11%) Use Case
11 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS

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 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.78%) assyst
3 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
1 2 (5.56%) PaaS
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) LAN
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) Broadband
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.78%) BGP
4 1 (2.78%) HSRP
4 1 (2.78%) MPLS
4 1 (2.78%) OSPF
4 1 (2.78%) PBX
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) HBase
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.78%) Maven
1 1 (2.78%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
2 10 (27.78%) Electronics
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Management Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Test Data Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) OSS Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) Ajax
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) Facelets
2 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) JPA
2 1 (2.78%) JSF
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) Kafka
2 1 (2.78%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) IVR
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (27.78%) Programme Management
1 10 (27.78%) Service Management
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (11.11%) Use Case
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security
7 2 (5.56%) Kanban
7 2 (5.56%) Open Source
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.11%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.78%) APMP
6 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP
6 1 (2.78%) CLAS
6 1 (2.78%) GIAC
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB
6 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.78%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) BMC
3 6 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) CA
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) Lotus
6 2 (5.56%) NICE Systems
6 2 (5.56%) PlateSpin
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) 3Com
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.78%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper