The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 58 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.31% 4.11% 4.24%
As % of the General category 17.16% 10.51% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 5
Average daily rate
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£365 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £262 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £421 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £350 £366
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.84%
Telecoms
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
338 333 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.78% 39.13% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 242 145
Average daily rate £370 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Average hourly rate £10.39 £12.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.88 £33.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Bristol region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 25 (26.04%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (25.00%) SAP
3 24 (25.00%) Electronics
3 24 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 23 (23.96%) Manufacturing
4 23 (23.96%) DTV
4 23 (23.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (23.96%) Marketing
4 23 (23.96%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (18.75%) .NET
6 17 (17.71%) C#
7 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.46%) SQL
8 11 (11.46%) Digital Media
9 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.33%) Project Management
10 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.29%) Java
11 7 (7.29%) MVC
12 6 (6.25%) CSS
12 6 (6.25%) Web Services
12 6 (6.25%) SOA
12 6 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (6.25%) Web Development
12 6 (6.25%) jQuery
12 6 (6.25%) Spring

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.21%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.13%) Mule
3 2 (2.08%) Lync
3 2 (2.08%) Node.js
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.04%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Office
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (23.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.08%) Agresso
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) LTE
1 5 (5.21%) MVNO
2 4 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.13%) LAN
3 3 (3.13%) SMS
4 2 (2.08%) GSM
4 2 (2.08%) UMTS
4 2 (2.08%) 4G
4 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.08%) 2G
4 2 (2.08%) Internet
4 2 (2.08%) 3G
5 1 (1.04%) UTRAN
5 1 (1.04%) MPLS
5 1 (1.04%) RSVP
5 1 (1.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) RNC
5 1 (1.04%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.04%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.04%) Essbase
4 1 (1.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Rational Rose
2 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 24 (25.00%) Electronics
3 23 (23.96%) Manufacturing
3 23 (23.96%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Billing
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Developer
2 13 (13.54%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.50%) Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Architect
5 10 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.29%) Designer
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.21%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.21%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Android Developer
8 5 (5.21%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Designer
10 3 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) .NET
2 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.25%) CSS
3 6 (6.25%) Web Services
3 6 (6.25%) Spring
3 6 (6.25%) jQuery
4 5 (5.21%) HTML
5 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.13%) JPA
6 3 (3.13%) Spring MVC
6 3 (3.13%) WCF
6 3 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.08%) HTML5
7 2 (2.08%) CSS3
7 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.04%) React
8 1 (1.04%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.04%) REST
8 1 (1.04%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) DTV
2 11 (11.46%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
4 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) IVR
5 1 (1.04%) PDA
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Android
2 2 (2.08%) CentOS
2 2 (2.08%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) VMS
2 2 (2.08%) Fedora
2 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 23 (23.96%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 8 (8.33%) Project Management
6 7 (7.29%) MVC
7 6 (6.25%) SOA
7 6 (6.25%) Web Development
8 5 (5.21%) Android Development
8 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.21%) Scrum
9 4 (4.17%) Validation
9 4 (4.17%) UML
9 4 (4.17%) ITIL
9 4 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.17%) Use Case
10 3 (3.13%) Resource Management
10 3 (3.13%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) C#
2 11 (11.46%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.29%) Java
5 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.08%) PHP
6 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.04%) Ruby
7 1 (1.04%) Groovy
7 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.08%) ISEB
1 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.04%) AAT
2 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.04%) PMP
2 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.04%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.13%) VMware
4 2 (2.08%) Symantec
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) HP
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Vignette
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) Juniper
5 1 (1.04%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.04%) Lotus
5 1 (1.04%) CODA
5 1 (1.04%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.04%) Huawei
5 1 (1.04%) Zend
5 1 (1.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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