The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
UK / Wales
Rank 41 62 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15  
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 25 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.56% 2.19% 2.00%
As % of the General category 15.15% 8.43% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Median daily rate £453 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 - £11.50
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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 165 178 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.47% 26.02% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 126 101
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £259 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +31.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.78 £66.50 £35.10
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Wales over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
South Wales +23 21 £319 -8.92% 11
West Wales -13 4 £545 +14.73% 5
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 32 (57.14%) Marketing
2 28 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 27 (48.21%) SC Cleared
4 26 (46.43%) Digital Marketing
4 26 (46.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 26 (46.43%) Manufacturing
4 26 (46.43%) Programme Management
4 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (46.43%) Java
4 26 (46.43%) SAP
4 26 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (46.43%) Electronics
4 26 (46.43%) Finance
5 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
5 18 (32.14%) Ansible
6 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
6 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
8 15 (26.79%) Domain-Driven Design
8 15 (26.79%) REST
9 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
11 9 (16.07%) Software Delivery
11 9 (16.07%) QGIS
11 9 (16.07%) Mapinfo
11 9 (16.07%) GIS
11 9 (16.07%) ArcGIS
12 8 (14.29%) WAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (16.07%) ArcGIS
2 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (46.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) 2G
3 1 (1.79%) 3G
3 1 (1.79%) 4G
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.07%) GIS
2 9 (16.07%) QGIS
3 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.36%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) JBehave
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.79%) Maven
6 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (57.14%) Marketing
2 26 (46.43%) Electronics
2 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 26 (46.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.50%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Cloud Developer
4 9 (16.07%) GIS Technician
5 7 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Presales Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) AWS Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Presales Network Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) REST
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (8.93%) JSON
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 2 (3.57%) Dropwizard
6 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.57%) MCollective
6 2 (3.57%) Node.js
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) Spring
6 2 (3.57%) Swagger
6 2 (3.57%) XML
7 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) Durandal
7 1 (1.79%) Flask
7 1 (1.79%) HTML5
7 1 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.79%) React
7 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
1 2 (3.57%) Clustering
1 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (3.57%) PKI
1 2 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.79%) iPhone
2 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) AIX
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) Digital Marketing
1 26 (46.43%) Programme Management
2 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
3 15 (26.79%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (16.07%) Software Delivery
5 7 (12.50%) Presales
6 6 (10.71%) Business Development
6 6 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (8.93%) OWASP
7 5 (8.93%) Scrum
7 5 (8.93%) Secure Coding
8 4 (7.14%) Open Source
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Kanban
9 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) C
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) Go
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (48.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 2 (3.57%) CEH
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CISSP
3 2 (3.57%) CREST Certified
3 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CIPD
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.57%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) Nessus
2 2 (3.57%) Packer
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Rundeck
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) SAP
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Mapinfo
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) Sonatype
4 2 (3.57%) Symantec
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) BT
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.79%) Samsung
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk
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