Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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.

Telecommunications
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 12 23
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 139 186 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.67% 9.79% 6.29%
As % of the General category 23.21% 28.01% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 123 76
Bristol median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -4.11%
10th Percentile £303 £291 £231
90th Percentile £471 £581 £436
South West median daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Bristol median hourly rate £15.48 £38.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.05% +222.92% -45.45%
10th Percentile £14.24 £12.77 £10.43
90th Percentile £16.50 £102.50 £12.38
South West median hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -56.00% +212.50% -31.43%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 599 664 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.76% 34.97% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 481 403
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £273 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £512 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 11 23
Bristol median hourly rate £42.75 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% +66.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.79 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.13 £58.75 £43.20
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -7.89%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 87 (62.59%) Finance
2 81 (58.27%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (57.55%) Manufacturing
4 79 (56.83%) Programme Management
4 79 (56.83%) Electronics
4 79 (56.83%) SAP
4 79 (56.83%) Marketing
4 79 (56.83%) Digital Marketing
5 34 (24.46%) C#
6 31 (22.30%) .NET
7 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
8 27 (19.42%) SQL
9 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
9 24 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (16.55%) SQL Server
11 20 (14.39%) HTML
11 20 (14.39%) CRM
12 17 (12.23%) ITIL
13 16 (11.51%) Dynamics CRM
13 16 (11.51%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (10.07%) CSS
14 14 (10.07%) Project Management
15 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (8.63%) MVC
16 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (7.91%) Digital Media
17 11 (7.91%) AngularJS
18 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (7.19%) Scrum

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.16%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.44%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.72%) Confluence
3 1 (0.72%) Drupal
3 1 (0.72%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (11.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.72%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) 4G
1 4 (2.88%) Intranet
1 4 (2.88%) Network Security
1 4 (2.88%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.16%) 3G
2 3 (2.16%) LAN
3 2 (1.44%) Broadband
3 2 (1.44%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) PABX
3 2 (1.44%) PSTN
3 2 (1.44%) WebEx
4 1 (0.72%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.72%) 5G
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.72%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.44%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.44%) KNIME
4 2 (1.44%) MySQL
4 2 (1.44%) Power BI
4 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.72%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.44%) Selenium
4 2 (1.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
General
1 87 (62.59%) Finance
2 80 (57.55%) Manufacturing
3 79 (56.83%) Electronics
3 79 (56.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (36.69%) Developer
2 24 (17.27%) Analyst
3 16 (11.51%) CRM Developer
3 16 (11.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Developer
4 11 (7.91%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.19%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.04%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (3.60%) Architect
8 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Insight Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) iOS Developer
9 4 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (2.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.88%) Service Manager
9 4 (2.88%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.30%) .NET
2 20 (14.39%) HTML
3 14 (10.07%) CSS
4 11 (7.91%) AngularJS
5 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (6.47%) JSON
6 9 (6.47%) REST
6 9 (6.47%) SOAP
7 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.32%) Angular 2
8 6 (4.32%) jQuery
9 5 (3.60%) XML
10 4 (2.88%) Middleware
11 3 (2.16%) D3.js
11 3 (2.16%) Node.js
12 2 (1.44%) CSS3
12 2 (1.44%) HTML5
12 2 (1.44%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (1.44%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.51%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.91%) Digital Media
4 9 (6.47%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.32%) Social Media
6 5 (3.60%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.60%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.88%) IVR
7 4 (2.88%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.72%) FMCG
10 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.47%) Windows
2 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.16%) Linux
3 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (58.27%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (56.83%) Digital Marketing
2 79 (56.83%) Programme Management
3 24 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.39%) CRM
5 17 (12.23%) ITIL
6 14 (10.07%) Project Management
7 12 (8.63%) MVC
8 10 (7.19%) Scrum
8 10 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.76%) Analytics
9 8 (5.76%) OO
9 8 (5.76%) OOD
9 8 (5.76%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (5.04%) Workflow
11 6 (4.32%) DevOps
11 6 (4.32%) Migration
11 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.32%) SDLC
12 5 (3.60%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.46%) C#
2 27 (19.42%) SQL
3 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.19%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.04%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.32%) Python
6 6 (4.32%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.60%) Apple Swift
7 5 (3.60%) Java
8 3 (2.16%) PHP
9 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.44%) R
9 2 (1.44%) VB
9 2 (1.44%) VBA
10 1 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.72%) ES6
10 1 (0.72%) Korn
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (5.76%) Degree
2 7 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) APMP
4 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) CCNA
5 1 (0.72%) CCNP
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) PMO
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.72%) RMADS
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.60%) Docker
2 5 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) Ansible
1 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.60%) Puppet
2 3 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 79 (56.83%) SAP
2 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.19%) Oracle
4 9 (6.47%) Cisco
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
6 3 (2.16%) Juniper
6 3 (2.16%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (2.16%) VMware
7 2 (1.44%) Avaya
7 2 (1.44%) BT
7 2 (1.44%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.44%) GENBAND
7 2 (1.44%) Genesys
7 2 (1.44%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.72%) Citrix
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Huawei
8 1 (0.72%) Nokia
8 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.72%) Veritas