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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 29 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 43 52 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.84% 5.71% 3.59%
As % of the General category 13.78% 17.51% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £262 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £490 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.06% -21.81%
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
312 297 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.10% 32.60% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 211 164
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £36.40 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -18.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 35 (37.63%) Finance
2 32 (34.41%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (33.33%) SAP
4 29 (31.18%) Electronics
5 28 (30.11%) DTV
5 28 (30.11%) Manufacturing
5 28 (30.11%) Programme Management
5 28 (30.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 28 (30.11%) Marketing
5 28 (30.11%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (9.68%) Java
6 9 (9.68%) SLA
7 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.60%) UMTS
7 8 (8.60%) HTML
7 8 (8.60%) Linux
8 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (7.53%) Service Management
8 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.53%) GSM
8 7 (7.53%) SDH
8 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.53%) Spring
8 7 (7.53%) LTE
8 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
8 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (6.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 6 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
9 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.15%) TPMS
2 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) Mule
3 1 (1.08%) Lync
3 1 (1.08%) Node.js
3 1 (1.08%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.08%) nginx
3 1 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) FastStats
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (30.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.15%) Unica
3 1 (1.08%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.08%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.23%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) CheetahMail
4 2 (2.15%) Pure360
4 2 (2.15%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) UMTS
2 7 (7.53%) GSM
2 7 (7.53%) SDH
2 7 (7.53%) LTE
3 6 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (6.45%) Firewall
4 5 (5.38%) Ethernet
4 5 (5.38%) RNC
5 4 (4.30%) ATM
6 3 (3.23%) SS7
6 3 (3.23%) Internet
6 3 (3.23%) 3G
6 3 (3.23%) Broadband
6 3 (3.23%) SMS
6 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.23%) VPN
7 2 (2.15%) 4G
7 2 (2.15%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (2.15%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.23%) MySQL
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.08%) Essbase
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
1 2 (2.15%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.08%) ERwin
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.08%) Hudson
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (37.63%) Finance
2 29 (31.18%) Electronics
3 28 (30.11%) Manufacturing
3 28 (30.11%) Marketing
4 3 (3.23%) Billing
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Project Manager
2 13 (13.98%) Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Field Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.23%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) HTML
2 7 (7.53%) Spring
3 5 (5.38%) CSS
3 5 (5.38%) Web Services
3 5 (5.38%) HTML5
4 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.30%) .NET
4 4 (4.30%) XML
5 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.23%) JSON
5 3 (3.23%) REST
6 2 (2.15%) CSS3
6 2 (2.15%) jQuery
6 2 (2.15%) LAMP
6 2 (2.15%) Servlets
7 1 (1.08%) SyncML
7 1 (1.08%) Middleware
7 1 (1.08%) WAP
7 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.08%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) DTV
2 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.15%) FMCG
3 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.08%) NHS
3 1 (1.08%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.08%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.08%) Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.08%) Wiki
3 1 (1.08%) User Experience
3 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Linux
2 4 (4.30%) CentOS
2 4 (4.30%) Windows
3 3 (3.23%) UNIX
3 3 (3.23%) Fedora
4 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) VMS
5 1 (1.08%) Debian
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.08%) bada
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (30.11%) Programme Management
2 28 (30.11%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.53%) Service Management
4 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
5 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.45%) ITIL
6 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.38%) CRM
6 5 (5.38%) Data Management
7 4 (4.30%) Line Management
7 4 (4.30%) WFM
7 4 (4.30%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.30%) Project Management
8 3 (3.23%) B2C
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) Java
2 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.38%) Python
3 5 (5.38%) PHP
3 5 (5.38%) C#
3 5 (5.38%) SQL
3 5 (5.38%) Ruby
4 3 (3.23%) Go
5 2 (2.15%) Erlang
5 2 (2.15%) PHP5
5 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.08%) C++
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) CISSP
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) NFS
1 2 (2.15%) NDS
2 1 (1.08%) Samba
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) iptables
2 1 (1.08%) Postfix
2 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
1 4 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.23%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) SAP
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 6 (6.45%) Ericsson
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle
4 4 (4.30%) Nokia
4 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) Amdocs
6 2 (2.15%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco
6 2 (2.15%) Siebel
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) CODA
6 2 (2.15%) Sage
7 1 (1.08%) Symantec
7 1 (1.08%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.08%) Juniper
7 1 (1.08%) Informatica
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