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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Wales / South Wales
Rank 35 58 38
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 21 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.73% 2.23% 1.81%
As % of the General category 15.67% 8.67% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £319 £350 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.92% +53.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £420 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £44.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -70.45% +114.63%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 134 150 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 23.80% 25.77% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 112 86
Median daily rate £358 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £289 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.50% +34.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.07 £25.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £67.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Telecoms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +9 16 £455 +30.00% 1
Cardiff +21 4 £225 -33.33% 1
Bridgend - 1 £450 - 2
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 17 (42.50%) Marketing
2 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (32.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 11 (27.50%) SAP
5 11 (27.50%) Electronics
5 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) Manufacturing
5 11 (27.50%) Programme Management
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (27.50%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (27.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (22.50%) Mapinfo
7 9 (22.50%) GIS
7 9 (22.50%) ArcGIS
7 9 (22.50%) QGIS
8 8 (20.00%) WAN
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (17.50%) Legal
9 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.50%) Presales
10 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (15.00%) Ansible
10 6 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.00%) C

Telecoms
Top Related 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 9 (22.50%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) GIS
1 9 (22.50%) QGIS
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (42.50%) Marketing
2 11 (27.50%) Electronics
2 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Manufacturing
3 7 (17.50%) Legal
4 3 (7.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) GIS Technician
3 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Presales Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Presales Network Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Telecoms Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.50%) AWS Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) REST
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) RESTful
3 2 (5.00%) Spring
3 2 (5.00%) Swagger
4 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.50%) CSS3
4 1 (2.50%) Durandal
4 1 (2.50%) Flask
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.50%) React
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) iPhone
2 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (27.50%) Programme Management
2 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.50%) Presales
4 6 (15.00%) Business Development
4 6 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (12.50%) OWASP
5 5 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) C
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Go
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) CEH
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CIPD
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
1 11 (27.50%) SAP
2 9 (22.50%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) BT
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Samsung
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
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