Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 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
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -10
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 46 123 151
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 5.79% 7.04% 7.49%
As % of the General category 16.49% 23.38% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 101 130
Median daily rate £468 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -2.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £316 £263 £363
90th Percentile £738 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.89 £10.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.29% -30.00% +26.05%
South West median hourly rate £22.42 £14.04 £21.59
% change year-on-year +59.69% -34.95% +81.39%

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 279 526 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.14% 30.09% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 346 531
Median daily rate £450 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +10.26%
10th Percentile £306 £221 £305
90th Percentile £604 £625 £588
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +11.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 27
Median hourly rate £50.00 £23.75 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -42.07% +110.53%
10th Percentile £15.04 £10.65 £13.44
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.13 £52.52
Median hourly rate £44.00 £27.50 £31.12
% change year-on-year +60.00% -11.62% +13.15%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol over the 6 months to 7 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 28 (60.87%) Marketing
2 26 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
2 26 (56.52%) SAP
2 26 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 26 (56.52%) Manufacturing
2 26 (56.52%) Electronics
2 26 (56.52%) Programme Management
2 26 (56.52%) Public Sector
3 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
5 7 (15.22%) Sparx
6 6 (13.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 6 (13.04%) Java
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
7 5 (10.87%) Project Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Decision-Making
7 5 (10.87%) Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
8 4 (8.70%) PMO
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.70%) Network Design
8 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.70%) Node.js
9 3 (6.52%) Data Governance
9 3 (6.52%) Azure

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 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Mule
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.35%) Logic Apps
2 2 (4.35%) Power Automate
2 2 (4.35%) Power Platform
2 2 (4.35%) PowerApps
3 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.17%) Broadband
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
1 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.35%) Power BI
2 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 28 (60.87%) Marketing
2 26 (56.52%) Electronics
2 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 26 (56.52%) Manufacturing
2 26 (56.52%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
1 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Data Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Data Modeller
5 3 (6.52%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.35%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Officer
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Node.js
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) .NET Core
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
1 26 (56.52%) Programme Management
2 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) Analytics
6 5 (10.87%) Decision-Making
6 5 (10.87%) Project Delivery
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) Network Design
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) Data Governance
8 3 (6.52%) Metadata Management
8 3 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.35%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) Kotlin
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Grafana
1 1 (2.17%) Kibana
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) SAP
2 7 (15.22%) Sparx
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Mitel
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk
5 1 (2.17%) WSO2