Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 53 45
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 +37
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 12 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.42% 1.55% 2.44%
As % of the General category 5.31% 7.35% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -30.77% -2.99%
10th Percentile £350 £112 £264
90th Percentile £463 £396 £428
South Wales median daily rate £400 £369 £450
% change year-on-year +8.47% -18.06% +40.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 - £18.00
South Wales median hourly rate £17.75 £11.72 £18.00
% change year-on-year +51.45% -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 226 136 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 26.78% 21.09% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 113 125
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £266 £151 £225
90th Percentile £588 £500 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +35.82%
10th Percentile £10.35 £14.30 £14.40
90th Percentile £101.25 £16.10 £17.60
South Wales median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.84% -13.89% -12.11%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018, 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (33.33%) SCOM
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) Clustering
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
5 2 (16.67%) Database Security

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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Database Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Database Security
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Contract Negotiation
4 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (8.33%) Due Diligence
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) IFRS
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Aruba
3 1 (8.33%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (8.33%) NETGEAR