Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +21
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 100 155 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.80% 9.37% 8.51%
As % of the General category 17.27% 26.18% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 113 87
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £263 £235
90th Percentile £499 £496 £510
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Bristol median hourly rate £11.80 £15.67 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.70% +30.58% -45.45%
South West median hourly rate £11.80 £15.84 £32.50
% change year-on-year -25.48% -51.28% +132.14%

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 579 592 610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 33.58% 35.77% 34.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 440 456
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £266 £250 £250
90th Percentile £523 £501 £498
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 20
Bristol median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -13.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £13.68 £13.94 £11.98
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.51 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +8.11%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 58 (58.00%) Finance
2 51 (51.00%) SAP
2 51 (51.00%) Marketing
3 50 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 50 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (50.00%) Electronics
3 50 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 50 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (18.00%) C#
6 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.00%) Scrum
7 11 (11.00%) MVC
7 11 (11.00%) HTML
7 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.00%) .NET
7 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (11.00%) CSS
7 11 (11.00%) ITIL
7 11 (11.00%) jQuery
8 10 (10.00%) CRM
8 10 (10.00%) Oracle
8 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (9.00%) Project Management
10 8 (8.00%) SQL
10 8 (8.00%) Windows
10 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (8.00%) REST
10 8 (8.00%) Digital Media

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 (2.00%) SAS
1 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.00%) Drupal
2 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Broadband
2 4 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.00%) OpenScape
3 3 (3.00%) Skype
3 3 (3.00%) VoIP
4 2 (2.00%) 2G
4 2 (2.00%) 3G
4 2 (2.00%) 4G
4 2 (2.00%) Firewall
4 2 (2.00%) HTTP
4 2 (2.00%) IPsec
4 2 (2.00%) SCTP
4 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (1.00%) DWDM
5 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.00%) MIMO
5 1 (1.00%) Network Security
5 1 (1.00%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.00%) KNIME
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.00%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (58.00%) Finance
2 51 (51.00%) Marketing
3 50 (50.00%) Electronics
3 50 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Billing
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
5 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Developer
2 14 (14.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.00%) .NET Developer
5 10 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Consultant
7 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) CRM Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Designer
8 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) .NET
1 11 (11.00%) CSS
1 11 (11.00%) HTML
1 11 (11.00%) jQuery
2 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (8.00%) REST
4 6 (6.00%) JSON
4 6 (6.00%) SOAP
4 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.00%) Angular 2
5 2 (2.00%) Middleware
5 2 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (2.00%) RESTful
6 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.00%) CSS3
6 1 (1.00%) Symfony
6 1 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Digital Media
1 8 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) IVR
4 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) FMCG
5 1 (1.00%) Frameworx
5 1 (1.00%) NHS
5 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.00%) PKI
5 1 (1.00%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.00%) Social Media
5 1 (1.00%) TM Forum
5 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 50 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 50 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.00%) ITIL
3 11 (11.00%) MVC
3 11 (11.00%) Scrum
4 10 (10.00%) CRM
5 9 (9.00%) Project Management
6 7 (7.00%) SDLC
7 6 (6.00%) Information Security
7 6 (6.00%) OO
7 6 (6.00%) OOD
7 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.00%) Service Management
7 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.00%) Change Management
8 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.00%) DevOps
8 5 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) C#
2 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.00%) SQL
4 6 (6.00%) Python
5 5 (5.00%) Ruby
5 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.00%) Korn
7 3 (3.00%) Java
8 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.00%) R
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) APMP
3 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) CCNA
3 1 (1.00%) CCNP
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CISM
3 1 (1.00%) CISSP
3 1 (1.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.00%) OSCP
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) GDPR
2 4 (4.00%) GCP
2 4 (4.00%) PMO
3 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.00%) BS25999
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) IAG
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Puppet
2 5 (5.00%) Ansible
2 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (51.00%) SAP
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (4.00%) LogRhythm
5 3 (3.00%) IBM
5 3 (3.00%) Siemens
6 2 (2.00%) BT
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.00%) RapidMiner
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.00%) Borland
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.00%) Google
7 1 (1.00%) OneTrust
7 1 (1.00%) Remedy
7 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.00%) Trend Micro