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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 51 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 30 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.68% 0.87% 2.24%
As % of the General category 19.48% 3.68% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 13
Median daily rate £488 £194 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% -36.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £83 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £326 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £22.67
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -33.83%
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
154 163 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.87% 23.52% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 138 124
Median daily rate £475 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £452 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £13.45 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £44.49 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +21 18 £500 +63.93% 6
West Wales -11 11 £481 +483.33% 2
North Wales - 1 - - 5
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 29 (55.77%) Marketing
2 28 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
2 28 (53.85%) Electronics
2 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 28 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 28 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) SAP
2 28 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 23 (44.23%) SC Cleared
4 22 (42.31%) Java
5 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
7 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 13 (25.00%) Ansible
7 13 (25.00%) REST
7 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
8 11 (21.15%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (19.23%) Windows
10 8 (15.38%) Linux
10 8 (15.38%) WAN
10 8 (15.38%) Scrum
11 6 (11.54%) Open Source
11 6 (11.54%) OWASP
11 6 (11.54%) Software Delivery
11 6 (11.54%) SQL

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 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 28 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) WAN
2 6 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) Broadband
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (5.77%) Wireless
4 2 (3.85%) 2G
4 2 (3.85%) 3G
4 2 (3.85%) 4G
4 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) LTE
5 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) JUnit
3 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.85%) JBehave
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 29 (55.77%) Marketing
2 28 (53.85%) Electronics
2 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 28 (53.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Applications Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Cloud Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Field Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) REST
2 6 (11.54%) JSON
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) RESTful
4 2 (3.85%) Dropwizard
4 2 (3.85%) ELK Stack
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) MCollective
4 2 (3.85%) Swagger
4 2 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.92%) J2EE
5 1 (1.92%) Kafka
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.92%) SOAP
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
1 2 (3.85%) Clustering
1 2 (3.85%) PKI
1 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
1 2 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (3.85%) AIX
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
1 28 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (21.15%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 6 (11.54%) Kanban
6 6 (11.54%) Open Source
6 6 (11.54%) OWASP
6 6 (11.54%) Software Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) TDD
7 5 (9.62%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Secure Coding
7 5 (9.62%) Service Management
8 4 (7.69%) BDD
8 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.77%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 23 (44.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) APMP
4 2 (3.85%) CEH
4 2 (3.85%) CISSP
4 2 (3.85%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.92%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Ansible
2 5 (9.62%) Zenoss
3 2 (3.85%) Nessus
3 2 (3.85%) Packer
3 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) Rundeck
3 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) BMC
3 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.85%) Avaya
4 2 (3.85%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) NICE Systems
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) Sonatype
4 2 (3.85%) Symantec
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) BT
5 1 (1.92%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.92%) Mitel
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) Sun