Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 17 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 56 96
Rank change year-on-year -4 +40 -28
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 22 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.24% 2.89% 1.09%
As % of the General category 10.95% 12.69% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 8
South Wales median daily rate £375 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +40.63% -8.57%
10th Percentile £194 £283 £122
90th Percentile £490 £574 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £488 £400
% change year-on-year -23.08% +21.88% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate £11.72 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.89% - -
Wales median hourly rate £13.36 £14.86 £12.35
% change year-on-year -10.09% +20.32% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 201 260 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.51% 22.75% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 205 275
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £168 £229 £225
90th Percentile £525 £502 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -12.11% -8.98%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.02 £10.52
90th Percentile £59.00 £72.20 £25.53
Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year -3.13% -19.84% -11.29%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +17 10 £413 -17.50%
Cardiff -13 9 £225 -30.77%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £400 -
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Scala
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) GIS
6 2 (9.09%) ArcGIS
6 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) BT
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Mapinfo
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) VPN

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 2 (9.09%) ArcGIS
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Broadband
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) DSLAM
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) ISDN
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) PBX
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) GIS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) QGIS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) GIS Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Java Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Java Middleware Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management Support
5 1 (4.55%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Scripter
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) Flask
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (4.55%) BDD
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) ITSM
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.55%) Power Management
3 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Go
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VCP5
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) IFRS
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) BT
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Mapinfo
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Genesys
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Huawei
4 1 (4.55%) Openreach
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds