Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 59 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 10 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.53% 1.81% 1.91%
As % of the General category 5.38% 5.98% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +77.78% -40.00%
10th Percentile £353 £363 £147
90th Percentile £498 £525 £378
South Wales median daily rate £413 £400 £310
% change year-on-year +3.13% +29.03% -25.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.96

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 186 234 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 28.53% 30.19% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 185 144
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £268 £283 £216
90th Percentile £615 £576 £520
South Wales median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Cardiff median hourly rate £33.75 £12.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +170.00% -51.92% +89.09%
10th Percentile £13.40 £10.35 £14.40
90th Percentile £44.38 £22.30 £39.93
South Wales median hourly rate £14.50 £12.33 £37.77
% change year-on-year +17.65% -67.37% +169.79%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019, 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Database Security
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Availability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) 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 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Database Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Database Security
2 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (20.00%) Availability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Imperva
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Netezza