Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 65 51
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14 -3
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 6 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.18% 1.29% 2.05%
As % of the General category 5.45% 4.09% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
Cardiff median daily rate £325 £400 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +111.64% -39.52%
10th Percentile £252 £355 £123
90th Percentile £400 £548 £375
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £189
% change year-on-year - +111.64% -58.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £17.50 -
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 -
% change year-on-year -1.41% - -

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 110 269 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 21.57% 31.65% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 201 149
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.40% -1.60%
10th Percentile £252 £288 £129
90th Percentile £563 £625 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +60.70% +1.30%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.95 £15.20
90th Percentile £89.75 £84.46 £28.36
South Wales median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £33.20
% change year-on-year -1.25% -39.75% +72.44%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (33.33%) Availability Management
2 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Database Security
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PSTN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) BT
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PSTN
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Audit Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Availability Management
1 2 (33.33%) Database Security
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) SAP