Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Telecommunications
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 42 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 +38 -21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 9 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.47% 2.37% 0.57%
As % of the General category 6.67% 8.55% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Cardiff median daily rate £225 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% -2.99% +3.08%
10th Percentile £159 £264 £160
90th Percentile £397 £428 £475
South Wales median daily rate £375 £475 £320
% change year-on-year -21.05% +48.44% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £18.00 -
South Wales median hourly rate £11.72 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year -34.89% - -

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 135 152 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.02% 27.69% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 126 203
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £175 £234 £214
90th Percentile £513 £475 £451
South Wales median daily rate £378 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +0.67% +2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +35.82% -85.50%
10th Percentile £14.30 £14.40 £9.43
90th Percentile £16.10 £17.60 £15.28
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year -13.89% -12.11% +2.40%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) IFRS
3 1 (11.11%) PMO
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) ISDN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) ISDN
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Assistant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Assistant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Support Assistant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Support Assistant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) BDD
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (11.11%) ITSM
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
1 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
1 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Release Management
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (11.11%) TDD
1 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) IFRS
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Genesys
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds