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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
UK / Wales
Rank 48 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 17 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.52% 1.81% 2.07%
As % of the General category 11.18% 7.89% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Median daily rate £450 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £323 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.33 £44.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-74.25% +45.45%

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
152 152 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.55% 22.93% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 121 114
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £54.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.98% +170.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £28.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £68.50 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 16 £450 +20.00% 16
West Wales - 1 £475 - 5
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 29 (60.42%) Marketing
2 24 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 24 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 24 (50.00%) SAP
2 24 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (50.00%) Electronics
2 24 (50.00%) Finance
3 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 22 (45.83%) Java
5 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
7 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
7 13 (27.08%) Ansible
7 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
8 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (22.92%) REST
8 11 (22.92%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (20.83%) WAN
10 9 (18.75%) Windows
11 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.58%) Linux
12 6 (12.50%) OWASP
12 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
12 6 (12.50%) Presales
12 6 (12.50%) Legal

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 4 (8.33%) ArcGIS
1 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.08%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) WAN
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.25%) Wireless
4 2 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) 2G
5 1 (2.08%) 3G
5 1 (2.08%) 4G
5 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.33%) GIS
3 4 (8.33%) QGIS
4 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) JBehave
4 2 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 29 (60.42%) Marketing
2 24 (50.00%) Electronics
2 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 24 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Applications Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Cloud Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Presales Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Presales Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Field Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) GIS Technician
6 4 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) REST
2 6 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (10.42%) JSON
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) RESTful
5 2 (4.17%) Dropwizard
5 2 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.17%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) MCollective
5 2 (4.17%) Swagger
5 2 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.08%) J2EE
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
1 2 (4.17%) Clustering
1 2 (4.17%) PKI
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) AIX
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 24 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.92%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (12.50%) OWASP
5 6 (12.50%) Presales
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Business Development
6 5 (10.42%) Secure Coding
7 4 (8.33%) BDD
7 4 (8.33%) Kanban
7 4 (8.33%) Open Source
7 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Java
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) C
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) CCNA
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CEH
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
4 2 (4.17%) CREST Certified
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) CIPD
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (4.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) Packer
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Rundeck
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) Mapinfo
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Sonatype
4 2 (4.17%) Symantec
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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