Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 171 165 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.86% 8.41% 7.65%
As % of the General category 26.47% 25.66% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 104 92
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £315 £313 £231
90th Percentile £500 £521 £455
South West median daily rate £405 £390 £360
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Bristol median hourly rate £15.48 £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.72% +212.50% -69.52%
South West median hourly rate £15.48 £37.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -58.72% +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 646 643 552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.69% 32.77% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 448 391
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £297 £266 £235
90th Percentile £575 £496 £500
South West median daily rate £428 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.88% +6.67% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 13 22
Bristol median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £31.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +27.69% -16.47%
10th Percentile £14.89 £13.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.51 £103.90 £52.47
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -15.13%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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.

1 105 (61.40%) Finance
2 102 (59.65%) SAP
3 101 (59.06%) Business Intelligence
4 100 (58.48%) Electronics
4 100 (58.48%) Manufacturing
5 99 (57.89%) Programme Management
5 99 (57.89%) Marketing
5 99 (57.89%) Digital Marketing
6 43 (25.15%) Microsoft
7 42 (24.56%) C#
7 42 (24.56%) .NET
8 34 (19.88%) JavaScript
9 32 (18.71%) SQL Server
10 30 (17.54%) HTML
11 29 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (16.37%) SQL
13 22 (12.87%) CSS
14 21 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (11.11%) MVC
15 19 (11.11%) AngularJS
16 18 (10.53%) Project Management
17 17 (9.94%) ITIL
17 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET
17 17 (9.94%) CRM
17 17 (9.94%) Greenfield Project
18 15 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
18 15 (8.77%) Oracle
19 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (7.60%) Git (software)

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 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.75%) SAP Portal
1 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.17%) Apache
2 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.58%) Confluence
3 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) Intranet
2 7 (4.09%) 4G
2 7 (4.09%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (2.34%) 3G
3 4 (2.34%) Network Security
4 3 (1.75%) Broadband
4 3 (1.75%) HTTP
4 3 (1.75%) LAN
5 2 (1.17%) 3GPP
5 2 (1.17%) Firewall
5 2 (1.17%) PABX
5 2 (1.17%) PSTN
5 2 (1.17%) WebEx
6 1 (0.58%) 2G
6 1 (0.58%) 5G
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.58%) LTE
6 1 (0.58%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.75%) MySQL
3 3 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.17%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.17%) Power BI
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.58%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (1.75%) Selenium
5 2 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.58%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 105 (61.40%) Finance
2 100 (58.48%) Electronics
2 100 (58.48%) Manufacturing
3 99 (57.89%) Marketing
4 4 (2.34%) Billing
5 2 (1.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (32.75%) Developer
2 36 (21.05%) Analyst
3 17 (9.94%) .NET Developer
4 15 (8.77%) CRM Developer
4 15 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Developer
4 15 (8.77%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.19%) C# Developer
6 13 (7.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (5.85%) IT Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (4.68%) Architect
8 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (4.68%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (4.68%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.68%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (4.09%) Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.56%) .NET
2 30 (17.54%) HTML
3 22 (12.87%) CSS
4 19 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET
6 15 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (7.60%) jQuery
8 11 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (5.85%) JSON
9 10 (5.85%) SOAP
10 9 (5.26%) REST
11 8 (4.68%) Angular 2
12 7 (4.09%) XML
13 6 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.92%) Middleware
14 5 (2.92%) React
15 3 (1.75%) D3.js
15 3 (1.75%) Node.js
16 2 (1.17%) CSS3
16 2 (1.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.94%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.02%) Digital Media
4 10 (5.85%) Social Media
5 4 (2.34%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.34%) IVR
5 4 (2.34%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.34%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.17%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.26%) Linux
1 9 (5.26%) Windows
2 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.17%) AIX
4 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.58%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) Unix
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (59.06%) Business Intelligence
2 99 (57.89%) Digital Marketing
2 99 (57.89%) Programme Management
3 29 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (11.11%) MVC
6 18 (10.53%) Project Management
7 17 (9.94%) CRM
7 17 (9.94%) ITIL
8 13 (7.60%) Scrum
9 12 (7.02%) Computer Science
9 12 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (5.26%) OO
10 9 (5.26%) OOD
10 9 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.68%) Creative Thinking
11 8 (4.68%) Migration
11 8 (4.68%) Programme Delivery
12 7 (4.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.56%) C#
2 34 (19.88%) JavaScript
3 28 (16.37%) SQL
4 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.68%) TypeScript
6 6 (3.51%) Python
7 5 (2.92%) Java
8 4 (2.34%) Apple Swift
8 4 (2.34%) C
8 4 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.75%) C++
9 3 (1.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.17%) VB
10 2 (1.17%) VBA
11 1 (0.58%) Ada
11 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.58%) Erlang
11 1 (0.58%) ES6
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (5.85%) Degree
3 9 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.75%) APMP
5 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) ISEB
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) PMO
2 3 (1.75%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.75%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) RMADS
3 1 (0.58%) GDPR
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.34%) Docker
4 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) Ansible
1 4 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.34%) Puppet
2 3 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 102 (59.65%) SAP
2 43 (25.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.77%) Oracle
4 9 (5.26%) Cisco
5 6 (3.51%) IBM
6 5 (2.92%) VMware
7 3 (1.75%) Juniper
7 3 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (1.75%) Snow
7 3 (1.75%) Veritas
8 2 (1.17%) Avaya
8 2 (1.17%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.17%) GENBAND
8 2 (1.17%) Genesys
8 2 (1.17%) Intel
9 1 (0.58%) BT
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix
9 1 (0.58%) Huawei
9 1 (0.58%) Nokia