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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 40 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 31 26 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.67% 4.36% 9.21%
As % of the General category 9.78% 12.68% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 39
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £256 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £520 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +14.51%
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
317 205 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.56% 34.40% 51.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 143 320
Average daily rate £350 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £36.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.34% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £47.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Electronics
3 23 (33.82%) SAP
3 23 (33.82%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (33.82%) Marketing
4 22 (32.35%) DTV
4 22 (32.35%) Manufacturing
4 22 (32.35%) Programme Management
4 22 (32.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 22 (32.35%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (19.12%) CSS
5 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.65%) Linux
6 12 (17.65%) Scrum
7 11 (16.18%) Java
8 10 (14.71%) SQL
8 10 (14.71%) Degree
8 10 (14.71%) jQuery
9 9 (13.24%) HTML
9 9 (13.24%) TDD
10 8 (11.76%) C#
10 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.76%) PHP
10 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.76%) UMTS
10 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.29%) .NET
11 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.29%) GSM
11 7 (10.29%) LAMP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.88%) Lync
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Mule
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (32.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) CheetahMail
3 1 (1.47%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) UMTS
2 7 (10.29%) LTE
2 7 (10.29%) GSM
3 6 (8.82%) LAN
3 6 (8.82%) WAN
4 5 (7.35%) GPRS
5 4 (5.88%) WCDMA
5 4 (5.88%) 3GPP
6 3 (4.41%) SMS
6 3 (4.41%) 3G
7 2 (2.94%) SS7
7 2 (2.94%) ISUP
7 2 (2.94%) SCCP
7 2 (2.94%) INAP
7 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.94%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (1.47%) GGSN
8 1 (1.47%) SGSN
8 1 (1.47%) Firewall
8 1 (1.47%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Maven
1 3 (4.41%) Selenium
1 3 (4.41%) WebDriver
1 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Hudson
2 2 (2.94%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) WATIR
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Electronics
3 23 (33.82%) Marketing
4 22 (32.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (10.29%) Billing
6 4 (5.88%) Retail
7 2 (2.94%) Back Office
8 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.29%) Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Test Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Designer
7 2 (2.94%) Defect Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) CSS
2 10 (14.71%) jQuery
3 9 (13.24%) HTML
4 7 (10.29%) .NET
4 7 (10.29%) LAMP
5 6 (8.82%) Spring
5 6 (8.82%) Web Services
6 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.88%) JSON
7 4 (5.88%) RESTful
7 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.88%) Servlets
8 3 (4.41%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) REST
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE
9 2 (2.94%) Ajax
9 2 (2.94%) Java EE
9 2 (2.94%) Zend Framework
9 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.47%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) DTV
2 5 (7.35%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.94%) Social Media
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.47%) IPTV
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Fedora
3 5 (7.35%) CentOS
4 3 (4.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) VMS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (32.35%) Programme Management
2 22 (32.35%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.65%) Scrum
5 9 (13.24%) TDD
6 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.35%) Project Management
8 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.35%) Data Security
8 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.88%) MVC
9 4 (5.88%) Migration
9 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.88%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.41%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) UML
10 3 (4.41%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) Java
2 10 (14.71%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) C#
3 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.76%) PHP
4 7 (10.29%) Ruby
5 5 (7.35%) PHP5
5 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ACCA
3 1 (1.47%) CISA
3 1 (1.47%) CIMA
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.47%) CCNP
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) SAP
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) HP
3 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.41%) NetApp
5 2 (2.94%) Agilent
5 2 (2.94%) Zend
5 2 (2.94%) Acronis
6 1 (1.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (1.47%) SmartFocus
6 1 (1.47%) Unica
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) Ericsson
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