Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 138 170 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.20% 9.92% 6.77%
As % of the General category 22.29% 28.76% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 114 79
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -12.16%
10th Percentile £259 £265 £230
90th Percentile £464 £517 £431
South West median daily rate £375 £410 £359
% change year-on-year -8.54% +14.37% -10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Bristol median hourly rate £15.48 £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.72% +212.50% -45.45%
South West median hourly rate £16.50 £31.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -47.62% +162.50% -14.29%

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 619 591 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.29% 34.48% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 438 432
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £240
90th Percentile £532 £502 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 26
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +64.77%
10th Percentile £15.89 £14.73 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.05 £46.10 £46.25
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28% +5.41%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 85 (61.59%) Finance
2 75 (54.35%) Manufacturing
2 75 (54.35%) SAP
2 75 (54.35%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (54.35%) Marketing
3 74 (53.62%) Digital Marketing
3 74 (53.62%) Programme Management
3 74 (53.62%) Electronics
4 35 (25.36%) C#
5 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (21.01%) .NET
6 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
7 25 (18.12%) HTML
8 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 24 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 21 (15.22%) SQL
10 20 (14.49%) CSS
11 18 (13.04%) MVC
12 17 (12.32%) Scrum
13 15 (10.87%) ITIL
13 15 (10.87%) ASP.NET
13 15 (10.87%) Oracle
13 15 (10.87%) AngularJS
14 14 (10.14%) Digital Media
14 14 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (10.14%) CRM
15 13 (9.42%) Windows
15 13 (9.42%) jQuery
15 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.45%) SAS
2 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) Drupal
3 1 (0.72%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.72%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.72%) NuGet
4 1 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Broadband
1 5 (3.62%) Network Security
2 2 (1.45%) 3G
2 2 (1.45%) 4G
2 2 (1.45%) Firewall
2 2 (1.45%) HTTP
2 2 (1.45%) LAN
2 2 (1.45%) PABX
2 2 (1.45%) PSTN
2 2 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.45%) Skype
2 2 (1.45%) WebEx
3 1 (0.72%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.72%) DWDM
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.72%) SDH
3 1 (0.72%) UMTS
3 1 (0.72%) VoIP
3 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.45%) KNIME
4 2 (1.45%) Power BI
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%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.17%) Selenium
3 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.72%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.72%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (61.59%) Finance
2 75 (54.35%) Manufacturing
2 75 (54.35%) Marketing
3 74 (53.62%) Electronics
4 3 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Developer
2 24 (17.39%) Analyst
3 17 (12.32%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.97%) CRM Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Consultant
8 6 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.35%) iOS Developer
8 6 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Service Analyst
10 4 (2.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.01%) .NET
2 25 (18.12%) HTML
3 20 (14.49%) CSS
4 15 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 15 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (9.42%) jQuery
6 12 (8.70%) REST
7 11 (7.97%) JSON
7 11 (7.97%) SOAP
8 8 (5.80%) Angular 2
9 6 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (2.90%) Middleware
10 4 (2.90%) Node.js
10 4 (2.90%) XML
11 3 (2.17%) D3.js
12 2 (1.45%) CSS3
12 2 (1.45%) HTML5
12 2 (1.45%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Digital Media
1 14 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.62%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.62%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.17%) IVR
6 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.72%) Frameworx
8 1 (0.72%) NHS
8 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.72%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) TM Forum
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.42%) Windows
2 6 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.62%) Linux
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
5 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (54.35%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (53.62%) Digital Marketing
2 74 (53.62%) Programme Management
3 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.04%) MVC
5 17 (12.32%) Scrum
6 15 (10.87%) ITIL
7 14 (10.14%) CRM
8 12 (8.70%) Project Management
9 11 (7.97%) OO
9 11 (7.97%) OOD
10 10 (7.25%) SDLC
10 10 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.80%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.80%) Workflow
12 7 (5.07%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (4.35%) Analytics
13 6 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (4.35%) Information Security
13 6 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.36%) C#
2 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.22%) SQL
4 8 (5.80%) Python
4 8 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.35%) Apple Swift
5 6 (4.35%) Java
6 5 (3.62%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.17%) Korn
8 3 (2.17%) PHP
8 3 (2.17%) Ruby
9 2 (1.45%) R
10 1 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.72%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.07%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) APMP
6 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.72%) CCNP
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.72%) CISM
6 1 (0.72%) CISSP
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.72%) OSCP
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) GDPR
2 5 (3.62%) PMO
3 3 (2.17%) GCP
4 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.72%) QA
5 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.07%) Docker
3 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.72%) IAG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) Ansible
1 7 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.07%) Puppet
2 3 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 75 (54.35%) SAP
2 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.87%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco
4 4 (2.90%) IBM
4 4 (2.90%) LogRhythm
5 3 (2.17%) BT
6 2 (1.45%) RapidMiner
6 2 (1.45%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.72%) Borland
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.72%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.72%) Google
7 1 (0.72%) Juniper
7 1 (0.72%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (0.72%) Siemens
7 1 (0.72%) Trend Micro